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Police make second arrest in beating death of 21-year-old Brampton man

A second arrest has been made in the killing of a 21-year-old Brampton man, police say.

Paviter Singh Bassi, 21, died in hospital after being assaulted on Monday, police say

Police found Bassi with critical injuries after an assault near Sandalwood Parkway East and Cedarcliff Trail. (James Morrison-Collalto/CBC)

A second arrest has been made in the killing of a 21-year-old Brampton man, police say.

Peel Regional Police say they've now charged a 22-year-old suspect with first-degree murder in the death of Paviter Singh Bassi.

Bassi was found Monday evening suffering from life-threatening injuries after being beaten with a weapon at an address in Brampton, police say. He died in hospital the next day.

Police arrested and charged another 22-year-old man with first-degree murder on Tuesday. 

Both men have appeared in court for bail hearings, and police are asking anyone with information about the case to contact them.

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