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Man critically injured after shooting in central Mississauga

A Peel Regional Police cruiser. John Hanley / Global News

A man is in life-threatening condition after a shooting in central Mississauga Monday evening, officials say.

Emergency crews were called to a residential area off of Huntington Ridge Drive, just east of Mavis Road and south of Eglinton Avenue West, just before 9:40 p.m.

A Peel Regional Paramedic Services spokesperson told Global News the victim, a man believed to be his 20s, was taken to a trauma centre with critical injuries.

Peel Regional Police said in an update on Twitter that it’s believed the suspect or suspects involved in the shooting left the scene in a vehicle.

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