Update: Person with a gun spotted in Mississauga


Published March 16, 2023 at 1:32 pm

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Police are searching an area of Mississauga after there were reports of a person with a gun.

The person was reportedly spotted in the Dundas Street West and Confederation Parkway area of Mississauga today (March 16), Peel Regional Police said in a tweet at 12:37 p.m.

There were no shots fired or reports of injuries, police added.

There was no suspect information provided.

A heavy police presence is in the area while officers investigate.

Police said they would provide more information as they receive it.

Update: Four adults were taken into custody and a replica firearm was recovered, police said at 2:30 p.m. The area has re-opened and police thanked residents for their patience.

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