Fatal Double Shooting in Brampton

Posted On Friday January 21, 2022

Region of Peel – Officers from the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau are currently investigating a fatal double shooting in Brampton.

On January 20, 2022, at 2:00 a.m., police received a call to check on the wellbeing of the occupant of a vehicle in the area of Redcastle Street and Kershaw Street in the City of Brampton. Police located a 23-year-old Brampton man suffering from apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound outside of a vehicle.  Police also located a 23-year old Brampton woman inside the vehicle suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.  Both individuals were pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators are treating this as an isolated incident and a case of domestic violence between two individuals that were in a relationship.  Investigators are not looking for any further suspects.

“Our service offers our sincere condolences to all those affected by this tragedy.  It is a heartbreaking demonstration of the realities of gender based violence.  It reinforces the need for our community to continue collective efforts towards ending violence against women.” said Deputy Chief Nick Milinovich.

Anyone with information on this incident, surveillance footage, or dashcam that may have captured the moments leading up to, during, or after the incident is asked to contact investigators at 905-453-2121 extension 3205. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting peelcrimestoppers.ca.

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Inc. # 220022205
N/R: 22-017

 

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