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Man Wanted for Breach of Court Order,
Deon Darkwa, 20




Case #: 2023-1094083

The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public's assistance locating a man wanted in a Fail to Comply with Release Order investigation related to an armed robbery/kidnapping arrest.

On Monday, May 15, 2023, officers responded to reports that a man had removed a court-ordered GPS ankle monitor in the East Liberty Street & Strachan Avenue area.

It is alleged that:

  • a man was released from court on several charges including Robbery With Firearm and Kidnapping dating back to Thursday, May 19, 2022
  • as part of his release, the court imposed a condition for the man to wear a GPS ankle monitoring device
  • the man removed the device and his whereabouts are now unknown

It is further alleged that:

  • at the time of his original arrest, he was in possession of photo identification with an assumed alias

Investigators are concerned that he may be eluding arrest having assumed a false identity.

Deon Darkwa, 20, of Toronto, is wanted for:

  1. Fail to Comply With Release Order

He is described as 5’7”, 130 lbs., with black hair.  

He is considered armed and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7350, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at


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By Constable Victor Kwong

Constable Victor Kwong

Social Media Relations Officer

Corporate Communications

for Inspector Richard Harris

Inspector Richard Harris

Unit Commander



Man Wanted for Breaching Court Order,
Deon Darkwa, 20, of Toronto

Man Wanted for Breaching Court Order,
Deon Darkwa, 20, of Toronto


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