Police issues warrant against two Punjabi youths for armed carjacking incident
Police says the two men threatened a 77-year-old woman to steal her car
South Simcoe Police have issued warrants two Punjabi men – Arshdeep Gill and Navjot Singh – suspected of a carjacking incident that happened on May 16.
Police said that one of the men approached a 77-year-old woman while armed with a knife, grabbed her keys and pushed her to the ground to flee the scene in her vehicle at the Tim Hortons located on Commerce Park Drive.
The victim sustained minor injuries as result of the incident.
Arshdeep Gill and Navjot Singh, both 24, are reported to have no fixed address but believed to have ties to Peel Region, police said.
Warrants have been issued against the two men on multiple charges including Robbery, Assault with a Weapon, and Motor Vehicle Theft.
WARRANTS ISSUED FOR CARJACKING SUSPECTS:
Happened May 16, 2022 in parking lot of Tim Hortons on Commerce Park Drive #Innisfil. Victim was a 77-year-old Barrie woman. Warrants issued for Arshdeep GILL and Navjot SINGH, both 24.
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— South Simcoe Police (@SouthSimcoePS) August 16, 2023