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Man charged in connection with attempted murder investigation in Mississauga: police

A Peel Regional Police logo is shown on a police car in Brampton, Ont., Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston

A 26-year-old man has been charged in connection with an attempted murder investigation in Mississauga, police say.

Peel Regional Police said on September 18, 2021, officers received a report of a shooting at a restaurant in the Hurontario Street and Derry Road area.

Police said during the investigation a Ruger Mark 4 firearm and ammunition were located.

Officers said on Thursday just before 7:30 p.m., officers arrested a suspect in the Erin Mills Parkway and Burnhamthorpe Road area.

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Police said 26-year-old Jandeep Randhawa from Mississauga was arrested.

He has been charged with attempted murder, discharging a firearm with intent, knowledge of unauthorized possession of firearm, possession of a prohibited or restricted weapon and possession of property obtained by crime.

Police said he was held for a bail hearing in Brampton.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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