BRAMPTON: 32-year-old Harjinder Singh is facing a long list of charges after Peel police say he intentionally rammed an ambulance in Brampton.
Officers got a call about an unconscious man in a running car in the Tomken Road and Steeles Avenue East area around 1:30 p.m. Monday.
When police and paramedics arrived on the scene, the man regained consciousness, hit the gas pedal of his vehicle and hit the ambulance and two other parked vehicles.
He then fled.
The responding paramedics were not injured.
Police later caught up with the man in the vehicle near Kipling Avenue and Dundas Street West in Toronto and he was arrested.
Harjinder Singh, of Brampton, appeared in a Brampton court on Tuesday. He is charged with the following offences:
- Three counts of possession of property obtained by crime;
- Three counts of breach of a court order;
- Three counts of possession of a controlled substance;
- Three counts of illegal possession of identity documents;
- Illegal possession of credit card data;
- Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle;
- Failure to stop at the scene of an accident.
Anyone with information can call the police at 905-453-2121 ext. 2133 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).