Police seeking public’s assistance in identifying suspect in connection to armed robbery and shooting in Mississauga


Published July 10, 2020 at 2:41 am


Peel Regional Police (PRP) is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a suspect in connection to an armed robbery that ended in a shooting in Mississauga. 

During the afternoon of June 15, a man was leaving his place of employment in the area of Hurontario Street and Dundas Street West when he was approached by a blue Toyota Corolla while walking through the parking lot. 

A suspect exited the vehicle and demanded the man hand over his valuables while brandishing a gun at the victim. 

The victim handed over his valuables, after which the suspect shot him in the leg, then absconded in the Corolla. 

As a result of a thorough investigation, PRP was identified one of the suspects–18-year-old Madar Hassan from Mississauga. 

Hassan turned himself in and arrested and charged with Robbery and numerous firearms-related offences. 

However, PRP is still trying to identify the second suspect. He’s described as Black, with a thin build, between the ages of 18 and 25. 

On the night of the robbery, he was wearing a black hoodie, and a surgical mask. 

Anyone with relevant information is urged to contact the 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 905-453–2121, extension 1233.

Additionally, information may be provided anonymously to Peel Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477, or by visiting their website

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