Police identify victim of stabbing in Canadian tires in Mississauga as suspect’s wife

Peel Regional Police have identified the victim of Monday’s stabbing at a Canadian Tire in Mississauga as the suspect’s wife.

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On Wednesday, PRP said in a press release that the 26-year-old suspect, Charanjeet Singh, of Mississauga, had been the victim’s “husband for three years.”

Chandanpreet Kaur, 22, now identified as the suspect’s wife, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Singh was arrested at the scene and taken to a trauma center, where his injuries were treated and deemed not life-threatening.

The man was charged with first degree murder and appeared before the Ontario Court of Justice in Brampton on Tuesday.

Police responded to reports of a stabbing at a shop in the Mavis Road and Britannia Road area around 6 p.m. Monday.

A PRP spokesperson told Narcity that the stabbing happened at a nearby Canadian Tire store.

When police arrived at the scene, they found a woman whose vital signs were absent and who “suffered obvious stab wounds,” they said.

CityNews reported that someone saw shoppers running and heard screams in the store.

An anonymous witness said “there was just a pool of blood” and that “the employee witnessed it” [and] was terrified,” they reported.

Police are asking anyone with information about the incident, surveillance video or dashcam footage of the events leading up to, during, or after the incident to contact them at 905-453-2121, extension 3205.

To submit information anonymously, call Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit peelcrimestoppers.ca.

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