Police officer killed in shooting in suburban Toronto, CBC sources say

Police officer killed in Toronto suburb shooting, CBC sources say

Police were called to the scene of the Mississauga shooting at approximately 2:15 p.m.

A man was arrested Monday afternoon after two shootings that left one dead and two injured in Mississauga and Milton, suburbs of Toronto. According to CBC sources, the person killed is a police officer.

Both injured were taken to hospital. The third person was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Halton police.

Earlier in the afternoon, officers had issued a provincial alert about the x27;an armed and dangerous man.

At approximately 5:30 p.m., Peel Regional Police Constable Heather Cannon clarified that there was no longer any danger to the public and that the alert would be lifted shortly.

The fatal shooting occurred around 2 p.m. near Argentia Road and Winston Churchill Boulevard.

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