Peel Police - Investigators from Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau Seek Public’s Assistance

Posted on Sunday February 07, 2016

Mississauga – Investigators from the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau are seeking the public’s assistance with an investigation into a murder of a 17 year-old man.

On Sunday February 7, 2016, at approximately 1:00 a.m., Peel Regional Police responded to a call in the area of Derry Road and Airport Road in Mississauga for an altercation at a business establishment. Officers arrived on scene and located the male with obvious signs of trauma. He was rushed to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The victim has been identified as Sharmarke FARAH, a 17 year-old resident of Toronto.

Investigators would like to speak to witnesses who were at the establishment or in the area of Derry Road and Airport Road in Mississauga at the time of the murder.

Anyone with information relating to this investigation is asked to call investigators at the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word ‘PEEL’ and then your tip.  

For media inquiries, please contact the on-duty Media Relations Officer at (905) 453-2121, ext. 4027. 

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