A 22-year-old man has been charged after striking two officers with a glass bottle as they attempted to arrest him earlier this week, Toronto police said.
It happened on Tuesday at a building in the area of Lawrence Avenue East and Scarborough Golf Club Road.
Toronto Gun and Gang officers saw the suspect enter the building around 11:45 p.m. as they were preparing to execute a search warrant.
While the officers attempted to arrest the man, he struck them with the glass bottle, police said.
After a struggle ensued, the man was arrested and taken into custody. A 9mm semi-automatic loaded gun was found on him, police said.
The two officers were taken to hospital where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries.
The man has been charged with a slew of offences, including assaulting a peace officer with a weapon and possessing a schedule 1 substance for the purpose of trafficking.
He appeared in court at Old City Hall on Wednesday via video link.