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Man, 21, charged with manslaughter in death of Mississauga, Ont., man

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Peel regional police say they made an arrest in the death of a 23-year-old man in Mississauga, Ont.

They say Alan Connor Drew of Mississauga died in hospital last Sunday after being found the previous morning with severe injuries due to a physical altercation.

Investigators say a 21-year-old Mississauga man was arrested on Wednesday and was to appear in court Thursday in Brampton, Ont., to face a manslaughter charge.

Meanwhile, a GoFundMe page has been set up by Drew's friends to build a memorial bench.

More than $10,000 of a $2,000 goal had been collected by Thursday afternoon.

The GoFundMe page says the additional funds raised will be donated to the family.

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