Armed man on run after allegedly shooting woman, stealing police car
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Police are looking for an armed fugitive on the run after allegedly shooting a woman, stealing a cruiser and taking off west of Toronto.
Peel Regional Police say Michael Cleghorn, 31, is wanted for attempted murder from the alleged shooting that occurred around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Mississauga, Ont.
They say they found Cleghorn in a residential area where an altercation occurred.
The Special Investigations Unit says a Peel regional officer shot at a man after he allegedly stole a squad car.
They say the man was hurt at some point.
Police say the man abandoned the cruiser a short distance away when he allegedly stole a second vehicle and fled.
Cleghorn is also wanted in Thunder Bay for an alleged murder in 2017 and in Toronto for the alleged sexual assault of a child in 2014.
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