Man Dead, Two Women Critically Injured in Late-Night Caledon Shooting

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Peel paramedics say a man has died and two women were rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after a shooting in Caledon late Monday.

In a tragic incident late Monday night, a man was found dead and two women were critically injured following a shooting in Caledon, near the border with Brampton.

Emergency services responded to a distress call around 11:30 p.m. at a residence on Mayfield Road, just east of Airport Road. Upon arrival, paramedics pronounced one man dead at the scene. Two women were found in critical condition and were immediately rushed to a local hospital, facing life-threatening injuries.

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are leading the investigation into this incident. In a press release, the OPP stated, “The investigation is in its early stages and no further details can be released at this time.” They emphasized that there is currently no perceived imminent threat to public safety. However, residents in the vicinity can expect an increased police presence as the investigation continues.

One man is dead and two women were critically injured in a shooting in Caledon on Monday night. (Mike Nguyen/ CP24)

Details regarding the cause of the man’s death are yet to be confirmed, and no suspect information has been made available to the public. The OPP’s criminal intelligence branch, forensic identification services unit, and Caledon crime unit are all actively involved in the ongoing investigation.

The OPP has issued a reminder to the public to remain vigilant about their personal safety. They are appealing to anyone with information regarding the incident to come forward and contact the Caledon OPP.

This incident has sent shockwaves through the Caledon community, leaving many residents anxious for answers. The area, known for its tranquility, has been unsettled by this unexpected act of violence.

As the story develops, more information is expected to be released. The identities of the victims have not been disclosed, pending notification of next of kin.