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1 dead, another injured after stabbing in Mississauga

Click to play video: 'Peel police investigate fatal stabbing near Hurontario, Britannia'
Peel police investigate fatal stabbing near Hurontario, Britannia
WATCH ABOVE: Peel Regional Police are investigating a homicide that left one man dead and another injured. Erica Vella reports – Jul 4, 2022

Peel Regional Police say one person has died and another person was injured following a stabbing in Mississauga early Monday.

Emergency crews were called to the area of Britannia Road and Hurontario Street at around 2:25 am. for reports of a stabbing.

When officers arrived, police said they found one victim with stab wound injuries who died at the scene.

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Another person suffering stab wounds was taken to a trauma centre, police said.

“At this point it seems to be an isolated incident, so there is no public safety threat at this time,” Peel police Const. Mandeep Khatra said. “Since the incident happened early morning, our investigators have been looking at all the avenues trying to determine what happened”

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Police did not release the ages or genders of either victim.

Investigators said the suspects fled the scene. No suspect descriptions were released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

Police on scene following a stabbing homicide near Britannia and Hurontario in Mississauga on July 4, 2022. Doug Gamey / Global News

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