Police release image of suspect vehicle after gunshots fired at Brampton townhouses – Global News

Police release image of suspect vehicle after gunshots fired at Brampton townhouses - Global News
Numerous shots fired into Brampton townhouse: police
Peel police have released an image of a suspect vehicle after at least a dozen gunshots struck two Brampton townhomes.

Police said around 12 a.m. Friday, officers received a report of “loud bangs” in the Balmoral Drive area and a resident later found a bullet hole in their home.

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Officers found 17 shell casings and 12 bullets that had struck the back of the home as well as a neighbouring property, officials said.

Investigators said they found a total of 17 shell casings in the area, with 12 of the rounds having struck the rear of the property and a house next door.

Police said they are searching for four males who were wearing dark clothing and hoodies and were armed with multiple handguns.

On Saturday, police released an image of a suspect vehicle in the hope that someone would recognize it.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 905-453-3311 ext. 2133 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

"A total of 17 shell casings were located, 12 of rounds struck the rear of the house and neighbouring property," a release sent out by police said, adding they believe the shooting was targeted.

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A Dodge Caravan minivan believed to have been used in a Sept. 27, 2019 shooting in Brampton is shown. (PRP)

Residents of a townhouse in Brampton are lucky to be unhurt after several suspects fired as many as 17 rounds at the property overnight on Saturday.

Peel Regional Police say that they were alerted to a series of loud bangs outside a residence on Balmoral Drive, south of Bramalea City Centre at about 12 a.m.