Six people have been charged after a major investigation into violent crimes through the GTA.
Durham Regional Police say they started investigating in fall of last year after several violent robberies and a home invasion occurred through cities including Ajax, Markham, and Pickering.
A 17-year-old suspect was wanted in connection with the crimes, and with the help of Waterloo Regional Police - they tracked him down in Cambridge on Thursday.
Officers searched a home on Duke Street and found over $20,000 worth of drugs, around $18,000 in cash, ammunition, and an imitation firearm.
A 17-year-old from Ajax faces a total of 43 charges while five other people, including two Cambridge men, were also arrested and charged.
The DRPS Robbery Unit, West Division Criminal Investigation Bureau, with the assistance of the Waterloo Regional Police Service, executed a search warrant in Cambridge arresting several parties and seizing a quantity of drugs, ammunition and cash. https://t.co/JX2IjwkSI9 pic.twitter.com/7mck3EwmBF— DurhamRegionalPolice (@DRPS) January 18, 2019