When the Mayor was asked about this, exactly one week ago, he mentioned it was not the first time and referenced the 1994 killing of Nicholas Battesby, from England, here to work for Nortel.
Pity Watson is so good at recalling what happened over 20 years ago and has no idea/takes no action to deal with what is happening now.
Gangs are tough. They are hard minded. Territory means everything and protecting your turf is the name of the game.
Gangs are hard to stop. Organized criminals hide from the law even when they are in plain sight. Some wear ‘patches’ on their backs, some have specific ink, some wear three-piece suits.
Not too long ago an Ontario Judge refused to call a gang a criminal organization. The reasoning was — a bunch of people with criminal records coming together doesn’t make the group a criminal organization.