Warrant issued for 23 year old male in relation to a handgun located in the Caldwell Avenue area

Posted On Friday August 03, 2018
WANTED Ken-Weekenden TSHILOMBO
Wanted Ken-Weekenden TSHILOMBO

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, August 3, 2018        1:01pm 

(Ottawa)—A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Ken-Weekenden TSHILOMBO, 23 years old, of Ottawa in relation to a loaded handgun located by police this week in the Caldwell Avenue area.

He is charged as follows:

  • Possession of a firearm
  • Possession of a schedule 1 substance
  • Escape lawful custody
  • Careless use of a firearm
  • Possession of a weapon
  • Carrying concealed weapon
  • Unauthorized possession of a weapon
  • Possession of a firearm knowing its possession is unauthorized
  • Possession of a loaded prohibited firearm

He is described as a black male, 6’1” (185cm), 189lbs (86kg), heavy build, with short hair and brown eyes (see picture).

TSHILOMBO is known to identify himself with various aliases.

He is to be considered armed and dangerous.  Please do not approach him, contact 911 if you see him.

Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app. 

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, August 1, 2018        9:05am 

Loaded handgun seized by Frontline officers in Caldwell Avenue area

(Ottawa) – Frontline officers seized a loaded handgun during an investigation in Caldwell avenue area around midnight last night.

While speaking with a male, Frontline officers saw him discard a bag of illegal drugs. As the officers retrieved the drugs, the male ran away and threw an object into some bushes. The discarded object was located and discovered to be a loaded handgun. 

The investigation continues and police are still seeking the suspect.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call General investigations at 613-236-1222, ext. 5166. Anonymous tips can be submitted by calling Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by downloading the Ottawa Police app. 

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 CONTACT:

Media Relations Section                  

Tel: 613-236-1222, ext. 5366

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