Man, 59, charged with attempted murder after Mississauga stabbing

A 59-year-old man who was wanted for attempted murder in connection with a stabbing in Mississauga on Nov. 21 has been found.

60-year-old Mississauga woman was stabbed multiple times

Peel Regional Police, with the assistance of the Hamilton Police Service, located the man shortly before 11 p.m. on Nov 22. (Peel Regional Police)

A 59-year-old man who was wanted for attempted murder in connection with a Mississauga stabbing has been arrested.

Peel Regional Police, with assistance from the Hamilton Police Service, located the suspect shortly before 11 p.m. on Thursday. He was charged with both attempted murder and aggravated assault. 

On Wednesday, officers were called to a residence on Harrow Street in the area of Derry and Airport roads at 3:50 p.m. where they found the victim, a 60-year-old Mississauga woman.

Police allege the accused, who is from Hamilton, stabbed the victim multiple times and fled in a vehicle. 

The woman was transported to a trauma centre in life-threatening condition. 

The accused was held for a bail hearing and will attend the Ontario Court of Justice on Nov. 23.

Police are still asking anyone with information regarding this incident to contact Crime Stoppers.