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Man allegedly shot in neck asks for ride to the hospital

A driver in Brampton called Peel Regional Police after a man suffering from an alleged gunshot wound to the neck approached and asked for a drive to the hospital.

A 30-year-old man is now in hospital after a shooting in Brampton

Police are investigating a possible shooting at Torbram Road and Clark Boulevard in Brampton. (Pascal Marchand )

A driver in Brampton called Peel Regional Police after a man suffering from an alleged gunshot wound to the neck approached Tuesday and asked for a drive to the hospital.

Officers were called to the Torbram Road. and Queen Street East area around 6 p.m.

Police confirmed the 30-year-old victim is conscious and alert in hospital. 

An area at Torbram Road. and Clark Boulevard, where police believe a shooting occurred, has been secured as they continue to investigate.