(KENORA, ON) – On Friday July 20, 2018 at approximately 11:56 a.m.members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in Kenora were dispatched to a report of a firearm being discharged in the Kirkpatrick Ave. area of Kenora.


OPP responded immediately and one male was taken into custody. The Emergency Response Team and K-9 Unit also attended as a precaution.

As a result of the investigation 63 year old Donald TRISKLE of Kenora has been charged with the following Criminal Code (CC) offences.

  • Careless Use of a Firearm, Weapon, Prohibited device or Ammunition contrary to section 86(1) CC.
  • Possession of Weapon for Dangerous Purpose contrary to section 88 CC.
  • Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm Contrary to section 91(1) CC.
  • Possession of a Firearm or Ammunition Contrary to a Prohibited Order contrary to section 117.01(1) CC (Two Counts).
  • Discharge a Firearm into or at a Place in a Reckless Manner contrary to section 244.2(1)(a) CC.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation should immediately contact the Kenora OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or (807) 548-5534.

Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS) where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.


Source: OPP Media Release