BRAMPTON, Ont. — A 23-year-old Toronto man is facing a murder charge in the shooting death of a man in Brampton, Ont. this past weekend.
Shortly after 4 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 13, Peel Regional Police were called to an area behind a shopping plaza near Brickyard Way and Quarry Edge Drive.
Officers discovered the body of a 45-year-old man who had been shot multiple times.
Working with Toronto Police, investigators for the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau located a suspect near Broadview Avenue and Browning Avenue in Toronto.
Police say a search of the suspect's home uncovered two firearms, including a loaded .22 calibre rifle investigators believe was used in the shooting,
Carlton Brown is charged with second-degree murder, and appeared in a Brampton courtroom on Saturday, Nov. 14.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 16, 2021.
The Canadian Press