Monday, January 18

Brampton Crime

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Person suffers fatal injuries in Brampton shooting, Peel police say – The Canadian News

Peel police said they are investigating after a person was fatally injured in an alleged shooting in a Brampton neighborhood Tuesday night. Police said they were called around 11 pm for a report of a shooting in the McLaughlin Road South and Ray Lawson Blvd. area. Officers said a victim was found with a gunshot wound. The person was transported to the hospital by Peel's paramedics with life-threatening injuries, police said. Police have not released any other information. The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information should contact the police directly. Tips can also be left anonymously to Crime Stoppers.
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Man linked to 2006 Brampton homicide extradited from Mexico, Peel police say – The Canadian News

A man who has been on the run after allegedly killing his wife nearly 14 years ago was extradited from Mexico and charged, Peel police said Tuesday. On July 13, 2006, police said they found the body of a woman in an apartment building in the Steeles Avenue and McMurchy Avenue area of ​​Brampton. The victim, Malena Morales, 31, was the mother of two children, police said. On July 14, 2006, police issued a Canadian-wide warrant against the victim's husband, Henry Morales, who was 30 years old at the time of the alleged incident. Morales was found to have fled to Mexico after the alleged killing, but his exact location was unknown, police said. Investigators continued to search for Morales over the course of 14 years, even getting the case profiled in "America's Most Wanted" in ...
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Brampton woman’s death is now a homicide investigation: Peel police – The Canadian News

A suspicious death in Brampton has now been turned into a homicide investigation, Peel police said Friday. A 56-year-old woman was found inside a garage Thursday night with "obvious signs of trauma," police said in a news release Friday. She was later pronounced dead at the hospital. Police now say the victim died of a gunshot wound. Homicide investigators are looking for evidence in Treeline Boulevard, a residential neighborhood not far from Airport Road and Countryside Drive. Investigators said they obtained a video showing two suspects and a vehicle of interest. Police are also asking members of the public to introduce themselves in case they have additional videos of the area. "Anyone with information or surveillance video and / or dash cam from the area, covering the h...
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Teen charged with alleged Brampton homicide: police – Toronto CityNews

Peel police say they have charged a teenager in connection with an alleged homicide in a Brampton neighborhood this week. Police said a passerby found a 22-year-old man covered in blood and unconscious on a road in the area of ​​Queen Mary Drive and Whispering Hills Gate around 3:00 p.m. Thursday. Peel's paramedics took the man to hospital. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital. The victim has not been identified at this time. A 16-year-old boy was charged with second-degree murder in connection with the incident, police said. He appeared in court on Friday. Because the boy is a minor, his identity will not be released under juvenile criminal justice law, police said.