Investigators from the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau have made arrests in Palwinder Singh’s murder case, Region’s 16th homicidee of the year.
On July 16, 2018, at approximately 6:00 p.m., officers responded to a residence on Donwoods Court in the City of Brampton. Officers arrived on scene and located the victim suffering from obvious signs of trauma. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The victim has been identified as Palwinder Singh, a 27-year-old male from Brampton.
On July 16, 2018, investigators from the Peel Regional Police Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau arrested two males from Mississauga; 18-year-old, Sean Ponto and 19-year-old, Andrew Edward.
A Canada Wide arrest warrant was previously issued for the arrest of Nebill Albayaty an 18 year-old male from Toronto.
On July 23, 2018, investigators attended a hotel in Hamilton where they located Nebill Albayaty. He was arrested on the strength of the existing Canada Wide Warrant. Investigators also located and arrested the fourth outstanding suspect in the company of Albayaty.
Hamas Khan, an 18 year-old male from Mississauga, was arrested and charged with First Degree Murder. Both Albayaty and Khan will be making a court appearance on July 23, 2018.
Peel Regional Police Homicide investigators believe all four persons responsible for the murder have now been apprehended.
Anyone with information regarding murder of Palwinder Singh, or any other information pertaining to this investigation, is asked to call investigators at the Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau at (905) 453-2121, ext. 3205. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting http://peelcrimestoppers.ca/.