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Man dead after shooting in Brampton industrial area

ABOVE: A man is dead after an early-morning shooting near an after-hours bar in a Brampton industrial area on Saturday.

Peel Regional Police say a man is dead after a shooting in an industrial area in Brampton early Saturday.

Police said officers received a call shortly before 5 a.m. for reports of a shooting in the area of Rutherford Road South and Steeles Avenue East.

Officers found a man who had been shot on Hale Road, police said.

Investigators said the man was shot in the roadway and died at the scene.

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He has since been identified as 39-year-old Duane Williams of Brampton.

People at the scene told Global News that there is an after-hours bar in the area, but police would not say if the shooting may be related to the establishment.

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Police have not made any arrests in connection with the incident and have not released a suspect description.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers anonymously.