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Man in critical condition after Mississauga shooting, Peel police report

Peel police say a man is in critical condition after a shooting in a parking lot near Mavis and Britannia roads. .
Peel police say a man is in critical condition after a shooting in a parking lot near Mavis and Britannia roads. . Andrew Collins / Global News

A man is in hospital with critical injuries after a shooting in Mississauga Saturday evening, police say.

Peel police said they were called to a parking lot near a business in the area of Mavis and Britannia roads just after 6:30 p.m. for a shooting.

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Officers said the incident was sparked by an possible altercation between the victim and the suspect(s).

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They said the victims friends brought him to the hospital, where he was then transported to a trauma centre.

The suspect(s) fled the scene in a vehicle, but police said there is no vehicle description at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

Man in hospital after police-involved shooting in Mississauga
Man in hospital after police-involved shooting in Mississauga