Crime on Rise:Police respond to shooting near Brampton plaza
Peel Regional Police are urging drivers and shoppers to stay away from an area after reports of a shooting near a Brampton plaza today evening.
Heavily-armed officers and police dogs have responded near Country Trails Plaza, at the corner of Countryside Drive and Airport Road, after a shooting was reported in the area just before 6:15 p.m.
The Police force tweeted, “Avoid the area for police investigation.”
— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPoliceMedia) July 16, 2018
Peel Region Paramedics say there is a possible victim with a gunshot wound.
Anyone with information can call police at 905-453-2121, ext. 2133 or Peel Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.