UPDATE: Body Found in Vehicle on Fire in Mississauga
Peel Police’s Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau is investigating the circumstances of a car fire that was reported earlier this afternoon.
Around 6:50 p.m., officers responded to a vehicle on fire in a grassy area near Dixie and Lakeshore Road.
After the fire was extinguished, police say a deceased person was located inside the vehicle.
One adult male has been taken into custody in relation to this incident.
The investigation is ongoing and officers seek the cooperation of any potential witnesses.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 905-453-2121, ext. 3205.