Shooting at Ontario night club
Canadian police search for suspect after shooting at Ontario night club
January 17th, 2010 – 3:32 am ICT by BNO News –
MISSISSAUGA, CANADA (BNO NEWS) — Peel Regional Police are searching for witnesses after a shooting at a Mississauga night club on Friday, police said on Saturday.
The incident at the Body English Night Club happened at approximately 2.45 a.m. when a suspect was inside the club. The suspect eventually took a handgun from his waistband after a physical altercation with another visitor of the club.
According to police, the suspect then opened fire, shooting several rounds into the ceiling and another round towards a crowd. He then fled the club on foot.
The person who was involved in the fight leading to the shooting suffered minor injuries. He was identified as a 24-year-old Brampton man.
The suspect is being described as a black male, 5′7″ in height and has a slim build and a shaved head. He is believed to be approximately 20 years old.
Anyone who witnessed the incident, or anyone who may have more information, is asked to contact the Peel Regional Police 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453 2121, ext. 1233. To submit information anonymously, call Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.