Mississauga School Under Lockdown

Published June 5, 2018 at 2:20 pm

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A Mississauga school is under lockdown as Peel police investigate a male suspect who may be armed.

The call came in at 9:56 a.m.


Officers are at TL Kennedy Secondary School in Cooksville, along Hurontario St. just north of Dundas St.

A nearby day care, Learning Jungle, is in a ‘hold and secure.’

File photo courtesy of Peel Regional Police


UPDATE: Police are asking students inside the school to remain calm and answer officers’ questions. 


UPDATE: The lockdown and hold and secure have been lifted, say police at 1 p.m.

A male student was found with a BB gun. He’s been arrested.

The case is being handled by the 12 Division criminal investigation bureau.


UPDATE:

The suspect is a student at TL Kennedy, police confirmed. 
The scene has been cleared as of 1:40 p.m. 
Investigators will “determine what charges, if any, will be laid,” said Const. Akhil Mooken, adding school resource officers remain at TLK to comfort students.
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