Man, 18, dead in stabbing at Mississauga shopping plaza, 1 injured
Peel Regional Police say the men were found at Cawthra Road and Lakeshore Road East
A man has died while another man has serious injuries after they were stabbed in Mississauga early Saturday, Peel Regional Police say.
Both were 18 years old.
Const. Mark Fischer said police were called to a shopping plaza at Cawthra Road and Lakeshore Road East at 12:51 a.m. for a report of a stabbing.
Police were told by the caller that one man had been stabbed, but when officers arrived, they found two male victims. One was without vital signs. The other was in serious but non-life-threatening condition.
Both were rushed to hospital, where one was pronounced dead. The death is Peel Region's 14th homicide of the year.
Police would like to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time of the stabbing, or who may have relevant surveillance video or dashboard camera video.
Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at the Peel police's homicide and missing persons bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205. Information can be left anonymously with Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word 'PEEL' and then a tip.
<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/STABBING?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#STABBING</a> LAKESHORE RD E / CAWTHRA RD <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Mississauga?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#Mississauga</a>. Two victims. Police/Medics/Fire on scene.—@PeelPoliceMedia
<a href="https://twitter.com/Peel_Paramedics?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@Peel_Paramedics</a> transporting 2 patients from stabbing call in Mississauga to trauma centre. <a href="https://t.co/sULyYrnWxw">pic.twitter.com/sULyYrnWxw</a>—@Peel_Paramedics