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Man, 19, killed in targeted shooting in Mississauga

Last Updated Apr 27, 2017 at 9:33 pm EDT

The Peel police homicide unit has been called in after a 19-year-old Brampton man was fatally shot in Mississauga on Thursday afternoon.

Police were called to an area of Hurontario Street between Dundas Street East and King Street East around 3:30 p.m. When they arrived, they discovered the victim who had been shot multiple times. He was transported to hospital in life-threatening condition, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

Police have identified the victim as Kamar Macintosh. They add that this was a targeted attack.

Investigators are searching for at least one suspect, a black male, approximately 5-feet tall, medium build wearing a black baseball cap and black hoodie.