Officers from the Homicide Bureau are investigating the circumstances surrounding a stabbing that took place in the parking lot of the Bramalea City Centre shopping mall.
On Saturday April 23, 2011, at approximately 5:09 p.m., police responded to the Bramalea City Centre parking lot, in response to a complaint of a teenage youth having been stabbed. Upon arrival, officers found the victim suffering from life threatening injuries.
The victim, 15 year-old Toronto resident Klayton Wynter, was taken to a local hospital, where he tragically passed away.
This is Peel Police’s sixth homicide of 2011.
Although homicide investigators are currently interviewing a number of individuals in relation to the incident, they believe that there are other witnesses out there, who may be able to shed additional light on the circumstances surrounding this matter. These individuals are urged to contact police.
Investigators are unable to provide a description of the suspect(s) at this time.
To date, there is no indication that this is a gang-related matter.