BRAMPTON: A 29-year-old Punjabi youth has been arrested after he allegedly stabbed his mother inside their Brampton home.
On Saturday, emergency crews were called to a residence on Newbury Crescent, in the area of Bovaird Drive East and Dixie Road, for reports of a disturbance.
When officers arrived, they located a woman with a stab wound. Peel paramedics said she was transported to a trauma centre with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. She is in stable condition.
Police said the suspect, identified as Prateek Mann, is the victim’s son. He fled the residence on foot.
Shortly after, police released a photo of Mann, who was wanted for attempted murder.
On Saturday evening, police tweeted that the suspect was taken into custody.
He was charged with attempted murder and will appear in court in Brampton.
Update: Suspect is still outstanding, Prateek Mann, South Asian, 5’6-5’7, med build, blk hair buzzed cut Wearing gry pants, blk hoodie, surgical mask, and socks (holding blk shoes. Additional details and photo in news release https://t.co/idowUSoySw— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPolice) February 20, 2021