Toronto Police Service has announced that a 21-year old was arrested for doing stunt driving in downtown Toronto on Monday night.
On Wednesday, April 22, 2020, Amidulla Baluch, 21, was arrested for performing stunts in circles at a high rate of speed, causing clouds of smoke in the middle of the intersection of Yonge Street and Dundas Street in a black Mustang. He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Thursday, April 23, 2020, at 10 a.m., in room 101.
According to the police,
– pedestrians were seen in the intersection attempting to film the vehicle and were barely missed as it continued to spin
– other pedestrians were observed on the sidewalk moving back from the spinning vehicle
– as police approached, with emergency lights and sirens activated, the vehicle fled
Through investigation by 52 Division officers, the driver was identified and charged with Dangerous Operation of a Conveyance, Mischief Endangering Life, Flight While Pursued by a Peace Office, Drive Motor Vehicle on a Highway While Performing a Stunt (HTA) and Careless Driving (HTA).