OPP Reports

Male Suspect Arrested in Shooting at Caledon Residence

Submitted to Just Sayin' Caledon

Update: The Caledon Major Crime Unit has made an arrest in relation to a shooting that occurred in the Town of Caledon on October 2, 2021, leaving one person injured.

On Saturday, October 2, 2021, at approximately 7:35 a.m., officers responded to a reported shooting at a residence located in the area of Bramalea Road and King Street in the Town of Caledon.

Upon arrival, officers located a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a trauma center with non-life-threatening injuries.

As a result of the police investigation, Gurpreet SINGH, 24 years old of Caledon was arrested on October 25, 2021, and charged with:

–       Careless Use of a Firearm

–       Aggravated Assault

–       Mischief Under $5000

–       Break and Enter

–       Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose

The accused was held for a bail hearing and is expected to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Orangeville on October 26, 2021.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Caledon OPP at (905) 584-2241 or toll-free at 1-888-310-1122.

You can also provide information anonymously by contacting Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.peelcrimestroppers.ca. When you contact Crime Stoppers, you stay anonymous, you never have to testify, and you could receive a cash reward of up to $2,000 upon an arrest.

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