Investigators from the 22 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau have arrested a man for impaired operation and possession of a firearm.
On Saturday February 23, 2019 at approximately 6:54 a.m. police received a call for a possible impaired driver in the area of Mclaughlin Road and Steeles Avenue West in the City of Brampton. Police located the vehicle occupied by a driver and a passenger.
The driver, Ramandip Seera, a 25-year-old man from Mississauga, was charged with Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Refusing to Comply with Breath Demand.
Police conducted a search of the driver and revealed him to be in possession of an unloaded firearm. A Berreta 22 caliber hand gun. Further charges of Carry Concealed Weapon, Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm and Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm in a Motor Vehicle were laid. Ramandip Seera was held for a Bail Hearing and will attend the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton on Sunday, February 24, 2019.
Investigators are appealing for witnesses, or anyone who may have information concerning this investigation to contact 22 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at (905) 453-2121 Ext 2233. Information may also be left anonymously by calling Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or by visiting www.peelcrimestoppers.ca.