UPDATE: Man killed in overnight shooting in Mississauga
Published November 16, 2023 at 8:18 am
Police are investigating after a man was killed in what investigators are calling an “isolated” shooting in a Mississauga industrial area.
The shooting happened around 11:50 p.m. on Wednesday in an industrial area near Royal Windsor Drive and Winston Churchill Boulevard, Peel Regional Police says.
Officers were called to the scene after receiving reports of gunshots and one man was found suffering from a gunshot wound, Peel Paramedics confirmed.
The 22-year-old male victim was critically injured in the shooting and rushed to a local hospital in life-threatening condition. Police gave an update on Thursday and said the victim died of his injuries and the death is being investigated as a homicide.
Investigators have not released any details about possible suspects but say the shooting is being considered an “isolated incident.”
Anyone with information on this incident can contact Peel Regional Police by calling 905-453-3311. You can also leave an anonymous tip by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.
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– Royal Windsor Dr/Winston Churchill Bv #Mississauga
– Reports of shots fired
– large police presence
– one victim with injuries was transported to hospital
– isolated incident
– MRO heading to scene shortly
– C/R at 11:51 p.m. last night
— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPolice) November 16, 2023