Sixteen-year-old charged with first-degree murder after fatal shooting in September in Mississauga

Peel police have arrested and charged another person with first-degree murder in connection with a fatal shooting in September in Mississauga.

Police were called to the area at Hull Street and Airport Road in Mississauga around 6 p.m. 8pm on September 17 after reports of a riot between two groups of men.

According to police, two men were shot during the altercation. Both victims were taken to hospital. One of the men, a 21-year-old man from Brampton, later succumbed to his injuries.

Police have said the shooting was the culmination of several incidents involving up to 20 men between the two groups.

On Thursday, investigators arrested a 16-year-old from Brampton in connection with the murder. He is charged with first-degree murder, aggravated assault and several firearm-related offenses.

He appeared in court the same day. Investigators cannot release the name of the suspect in accordance with the Juvenile Delinquency Act.

Police have previously arrested 18-year-old Jastaran Sandhu from Mississauga on September 18. He is also charged with first-degree murder.

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