JASPAUL Uppal, 21, of no fixed address, the third male responsible for a vicious assault on a male with autism, in Mississauga, Ontario, has been arrested by Peel Regional Police.
On Saturday, May 19, Uppal surrendered himself to the Abbotsford Police Department in B.C. He was then returned to the Region of Peel and is charged with one count of aggravated assault.
On May 16, investigators had issued a Canada-wide arrest warrant for Uppal.
On March 13 at approximately 10:45 p.m., Peel Regional Police responded to a violent assault that occurred in the Square One bus terminal located at 200 Rathburn Road West in Mississauga.
The 29-year-old victim from Mississauga was sitting on the lower level stairs in the bus terminal when he was approached by three male suspects. The three males surrounded the victim and proceeded to punch and kick the male multiple times. The suspects then fled the area.
The victim was taken to local hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
On March 23, Peel Regional Police investigators with the assistance of Windsor Police arrested and charged Parmvir ‘Parm’ Singh Chahil, 21, of no fixed address for aggravated assault.
On March 26, Peel Regional Police investigators arrested and charged Ronjot Dhami, 25, of no fixed address, also for one count of aggravated assault.
Peel Regional Police thanked the Abbotsford Police Department, specifically their Gang Crime Unit and the RCMP for their assistance.
To view the video with the suspects, click here.
Investigators are appealing for witnesses, or anyone who may have information concerning this investigation to contact 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 1233. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.