Thursday, December 3

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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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Cyclist killed in hit-and-run in Mississauga – CityNews Toronto

A cyclist is dead after being hit by a tractor-trailer overnight in Mississauga. Emergency crews were called to the intersection of Hurontario and Dundas streets just before midnight on Wednesday. Police say the 55-year-old cyclist was biking with a friend when he was struck by a tractor trailer. The cyclist suffered critical injuries and was rushed to hospital where he later died. The truck fled the scene and police say it’s possible the driver doesn’t know the vehicle struck someone. The intersection was closed down for several hours while police investigate, but has since reopened.