Another Arrest Made - Male Charged with First Degree Murder
ESSA, ON, Oct. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - The Nottawasaga and Caledon Detachments
of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) with the assistance of the OPP
Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) is continuing its investigation
into the homicide of 39-year old Herminder BHANDAL, of Brampton
Ontario. The victim was recovered from a burned vehicle in the area of
Scotch Line and County Road 21 in Essa Township on Sunday August 25,
2013 at approximately 6:15am.
As a result of the investigation that is continuing under the direction
of CIB Detective Inspector Colleen McCormick, with the assistance of
the Peel Regional Police Homicide Unit, another person has been
Facing a charge of First Degree Murder is 51-year old Narankar DHILLON
of Brampton, Ontario. He is presently in custody charged and is
scheduled to appear for a Bail Hearing tomorrow at the Ontario Court of
Justice located in Orangeville.
Prior to this arrest, there were 5 other males who were arrested and
charged with First Degree Murder and one male who has been charged with
Accessory After the Fact to Murder. All these individuals have been
remanded and remain in custody.
Further information will continue to be released in this ongoing
investigation as it becomes available.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact the OPP at (705)
434-1939 or to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). You can
also submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com.
SOURCE: Ontario Provincial Police
For further information:
Contact Person: Sergeant Peter Leon
Central Region Media Relations Coordinator