One school in lockdown and others in hold and secure following fight in Mississauga


Police are searching for a potentially armed suspect after a fight in Mississauga.

One school is in lockdown and others are in hold and secure as a result. 

Peel police say two males were involved in a fight in the Etude Dr. and Dalewood Dr. area in the Malton neighbourhood.  

Police say one male has fled the area, possibly with a knife.

One male has sustained a minor injury. 

Police say there is a lockdown at Holy Cross CES.

The following schools and facilities are in hold and secure:

  • Lincoln Alexander PSS
  • Morning Star YMCA
  • Malton Community Center
  • Early Years Center
  • Dunrankin Drive PES
  • Corliss PES. 
  • Darcel Ave. Senior

Police say the suspect is described as a black male who is 17 or 18-years-old. Police say he is tall and thin and has long black dreads. He was last seen wearing a black bubble jacket and blue jeans. 

A call regarding the incident came in at 11:35 am. 

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