Police say 17-year-old is dead after News Year’s Eve shooting in Brampton, Ont.


BRAMPTON, Ont. — Police west of Toronto say they’re looking for witnesses after a teenager was shot and killed just before the new year.

Peel Regional Police say they responded to the incident just before midnight on New Year’s Eve in Brampton.

They have identified the victim as 17-year-old Jordan Henry of Brampton.

Investigators say he died at the scene of the shooting.

Police are trying to confirm whether the shooting happened outside of a house party.

They’re asking anyone with information about the incident to come forward.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan. 1, 2019.


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