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28 January 2006

Toronto Star (Ontario)

In the summer of 1994, Toronto police Const. Todd Baylis was murdered with a handgun stolen from an Etobicoke widow who had inherited the World War II relic from her husband. Two years later, 14-year-old Jasmine Vanscoy of St. Catharines met a similar fate at the hands of a 17-year-old boy who shot her in the head with a handgun he had stolen from his stepfather. Last September, three men died in a hail of gunfire outside an Etobicoke housing complex, where one had... (

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