July 3, 2018 11:21 pm
Updated: July 4, 2018 9:03 am

Woman faces attempted murder charges after 4 stabbed on Brampton transit bus

Peel police investigate the scene of a quadruple stabbing on a transit bus in Brampton on July 3, 2018.

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A 20-year-old woman is facing attempted murder charges after four people were allegedly stabbed on a Brampton transit bus Tuesday night.

Peel Region police said the victims were injured just after 9:15 p.m. in the area of Queen Street and McVean Drive.

Police said one of the victims, a 49-year-old man, was taken to a trauma centre with injuries that were serious but not life-threatening. Three Brampton women aged 28, 19 and 18 were also taken to a local hospital.

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A female suspect, identified as Jade Nelson, was arrested at the scene.

Police have not released any details of what may have triggered the stabbings.

Police want anyone who was on the bus at the time to call the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 905-453-2121, ext. 2133 or Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

-With a file from The Canadian Press


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