Man wanted in Fairview Mall shooting faces 25 charges
ETF officers enter through a side entrance of Fairview Mall in search of a gunman, late Monday, Sept. 13, 2010.
TORONTO - A man wanted since last September following a shooting incident at a Toronto mall is in custody.
Toronto police say Christopher Alexander, 27, was arrested on Feb. 4 in Calgary on a Canada-wide attempted murder warrant.
The warrant was issued after a man fired a shot at a security guard at Fairview Mall last Sept. 13.
The guard was not injured and the suspect fled the area, leaving a handgun at the scene.
Police allege two Toronto police officers were assaulted on a flight Feb. 11 while Alexander was being returned to Toronto.
Police say the Toronto man faces a total of 25 charges, including attempted murder, possession of a firearm, assault on an aircraft in flight and assaulting a peace officer.