Peel police responded to a report of an assault at a home on Shelby Crescent in Mississauga on September 3rd at approximately 6:15 pm.
Emergency responders arrived to find an 88-year-old woman suffering from life-threatening injuries. The victim was transported to hospital where she later died as a result of blunt force injuries.
The accused is a 52-year-old man from Mississauga, identified as the victims’ son, turned himself in to police and is facing a charge of second-degree murder.
Anyone with information is asked to call investigators from the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453–2121, extension 3205.