Investigators from 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau, have charged a man from Mississauga with numerous offences, including Attempt Murder following an extensive investigation.
On Saturday, September 18, 2021, an alleged shooting took place at a food establishment in the area of Hurontario Street & Derry Road in Mississauga. During the investigation, police located a Ruger Mark 4 firearm with ammunition.
On Thursday, August 4, 2022, at 7:25 p.m., officers arrested the suspect in the area of Erin Mills Parkway & Burnhamthorpe Road in Mississauga.
Japdeep Randhawa, a 26-year-old man from Mississauga was arrested and charged with the following offences:
- Attempt Murder
- Discharge Firearm with Intent
- Knowledge of Unauthorized Possession of Firearm
- Possession of a Prohibited or Restricted Weapon
- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime
He was held for a bail hearing and appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton.
Anyone with information on the incident is encouraged to contact 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau investigators at (905) 453–2121, ext. 1233. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting https://peelcrimestoppers.ca/.
None of the allegations have been proven in the court of law.