WINDSOR, ONT. -- Police have arrested a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting on Askin Avenue earlier this month.

Windsor officers took 19-year-old Ilyas Gilao of Brampton into custody at police headquarters on Sunday at 6 p.m. There had been an arrest warrant for Gilao.

Last Thursday police arrested Jeffery Kumi, 27, of Windsor in relation to the same shooting.

Police responded to a firearms call in the 1300 block of Askin Avenue on February 15 around 12:30 a.m.

They say a man was shot during a fight and taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Gilao is charged with

  • Attempt murder
  • Use firearm while committing indictable offence
  • Discharge firearm
  • Possess loaded firearm without authorization
  • Possess restricted firearm
  • Occupy motor vehicle knowingly with a prohibited firearm
  • Possess a handgun for a purpose dangerous to public peace
  • Careless use of firearm
  • Fail to comply with a release order
  • Possess firearm while prohibited
  • Breach Probation