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1 man dead in Brampton shooting

Last Updated Dec 1, 2019 at 4:31 pm EDT

One man is dead after being shot in the area of Bovaird Drive and Kennedy Road in Brampton. CITYNEWS

One man is dead following a shooting in Brampton.

Police were called to a residence on Rosepac Avenue near Bovaird Drive and Kennedy Road around 6:40 p.m.

Upon arriving they discovered a young adult male suffering from gunshot wounds on the street. Despite first aid administered by paramedics, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say they are looking for a white or light coloured vehicle seen fleeing the area with multiple suspects believed to be inside.

Investigators would not say if this was a targeted shooting, saying only they believe it to be an isolated incident and there is likely no additional threat to public safety.

This is the 26th homicide of the year in Peel Region.