1 dead, 1 injured after multiple shootings in Brampton overnight

BT Toronto | posted Monday, Sep 16th, 2019

The province’s Special Investigations Unit has been notified after multiple shootings overnight in Brampton.

Emergency crews were called to the scene near Highway 410 and Sandalwood Parkway East.

Paramedics said one person, a man believed to be in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A second person, another male believed to be in his 20s, was rushed to hospital in critical condition.

Reports from the scene indicate a vehicle was carjacked by two suspects after the shooting.

An Audi was found nearby on Checkerberry Crescent, near Sandalwood and Great Lakes Drive, with several bullet holes in it.

A second vehicle is reportedly in a ditch off the 410.

Highway 410 has been closed in both directions between Bovaird Drive and Mayfield Road.

Suspect descriptions have not been released.

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