Peel police officer faces robbery charges in Brampton, suspended with pay

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Published October 18, 2022 at 10:58 am

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A Peel Regional Police officer faces robbery charges in connection to a Brampton robbery.

The Peel Regional Police Professional Standards Bureau charged an officer with robbery stemming from an incident on Jan. 29, 2022, Peel Regional Police said in a press release.

The incident happened while the officer was off-duty in the Queen Mary Drive and Sandalwood Parkway area in Brampton.

“Constable Sukhdev Sangha, a two-year employee has been charged with one count of robbery and was suspended with pay, as per the Ontario Police Services Act provisions,” police said.

Three other people, Karanveer Sangha of Brampton, Sukhdeep Kandola of Brampton, and Ms. Jasmeen Bassi of Markham were all previously charged with one count of robbery each, stemming from the same incident, police said.

Those charges are currently before the court.

Sangha is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice Brampton on Dec. 12.

Police did not say what was stolen or if the other three people charged are related to the Peel police officer.

Investigators from the Professional Standards Bureau are appealing for any witnesses. Anyone with information should call 905-453-3311 ext. 6050. Anonymous information may also be submitted by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), by visiting https://peelcrimestoppers.ca/

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