Toronto Star

Man charged in Christmas shooting


A Mississaug­a man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with an alleged Christmas eve shooting in Brampton.

Peel police have charged Eliazar Henry, 18, from Mississaug­a with attempted murder, robbery and other offences following an alleged shooting of a 24year-old man in Brampton on Dec. 24, 2020.

In a media release, police allege that Henry and a second male were involved in an altercatio­n with the 24-year-old victim in a residence on Hubbell Road sometime before 5:45 p.m. Dec. 24.

Police allege the victim was shot at some point during the altercatio­n and was then transporte­d to a trauma centre while the suspects fled the scene.

Police said in the release they have a warrant out for a 17-yearold male from Brampton in connection with the incident.

Peel Constable Himmet Gill said Henry was arrested Oct. 16 in connection with the incident and held for a bail hearing.

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