Police arrest suspect in fatal assault of Brampton man

A 22-year-old suspect has been arrested in the fatal assault of a Brampton man.

Paviter Singh Bassi, 21, is Peel Region's 8th homicide of the year

Paviter Singh Bassi, 21, died in hospital after being assaulted on Monday. (James Morrison-Collalto/CBC)

A 22-year-old suspect has been arrested in the fatal assault of a Brampton man.

Emergency crews responded to calls for an assault near Sandalwood Parkway East and Cedarcliff Trail on Monday at around 5:50 p.m. where they found Paviter Singh Bassi, 21, suffering from life-threatening injuries.

He was rushed him to a Toronto hospital where he died the following day. 

Peel police say the two men are not related.