(THUNDER BAY, ON) โ€“ The Thunder Bay Police Service has laid new charges against 36-year-old Kurt Maurice Downer.


Downer was arrested on Aug. 26 following a lengthy standoff at unit 24, 288 Windsor Street.

The new charges include:

  • Possession of Schedule 1 Substance for the Purpose of Trafficking โ€“ Cocaine
  • Possession of Prohibited Device or Ammunition
  • Unauthorized Possession of Prohibited or Restricted Weapon
  • Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Weapon
  • Prohibited or Restricted Firearm: With Ammunition
  • Possession of Weapon Obtained by Crime
  • Possession of Firearm/ Ammo Contrary to Prohibition Order
  • Theft Under $5,000
  • Fail to Comply with Condition Recognizance

Downer was previously charged with:

  • Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle
  • Flight from Police
  • Resist a Peace Officer
  • Unlawfully in a Dwelling
  • Breach of Recognizance
  • Breach of Probation

Downer remains in custody pending a future court date.


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Source: TBPS