Arrest Made in Armed Home Invasion

Posted On Thursday July 04, 2024

Region of Peel – Investigators from the Peel Regional Police Central Robbery Bureau have charged an adult in connection to a home invasion robbery that occurred in Brampton.

It is alleged that in the early morning hours of Friday, June 7, 2024, three suspects attended an address near Mayfield Road and Dixie Road in Brampton. The suspects forced entry into the residence while the victims were inside. Wearing disguises to conceal their identities, the suspects sprayed the victim with ‘bear spray’ and fled the residence to a stolen vehicle.

Following an investigation, a suspect has been identified and arrested. A search warrant was executed on the suspect’s residence, where property related to the above offence was located.

Manpreet Sekhon, a 25-year-old male from Brampton has been charged with:

  • Robbery
  • Wear Disguise with Intent
  • Administer Noxious Substance
  • Possession of Property Obtained by Crime
  • Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle (X2)
  • Flight from Police (X2)

He was held for a bail hearing and attended the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton.

This investigation remains ongoing and police anticipate more charges could be laid.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact investigators with the Central Robbery Bureau at (905)453-2121 ext. 3410. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting peelcrimestoppers.ca.

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

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