Accused Arrested in BB Gun Discharge and Property Damage

Region of Peel – On June 24, 2022, an unknown man attended a restaurant in the area of Dixie Road and Mayfield Road in the City of Brampton, where he discharged a BB gun shattering the drive through window.

After a lengthy investigation investigators from the 21 Division Criminal Investigations Bureau identified the man responsible.  On November 8, 2022, a search warrant was executed at a Brampton address. Police have arrested and charged Jaskarandeep GARCHA a 20-year-old Brampton man with:

  • Mischief over $5000
  • Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose

Police have seized two BB’ guns and a quantity of BBs’. The accused was released on an undertaking and will appear in the Ontario Court of Justice, Brampton on January 12th, 2023.

Police would like to remind the public that although BB’ guns are legal to possess, great care should be used when using them. As shown below, BB guns are almost impossible to tell the difference from a real firearm.

Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at the 21 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 905-453–2121, extension 2133. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).