Investigators from Central Robbery Bureau have charged two men in relation to an attempted carjacking in Brampton.
Police say on Sunday, October 25, 2020, at approximately 1:50 p.m., the victim parked his vehicle at a gas station in the area of Mississauga Road and Steeles Avenue in Brampton.
When out of his truck, the victim was confronted by the accused parties, one armed with a knife, according to police.
Police say they made a demand for his keys and a struggle ensued.
They were not successful in obtaining the truck keys and fled on foot, according to police.
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Police say there were no physical injuries sustained by the victim.
At 2:20 a.m. on Monday, October 26, 2020, uniform patrol officers from 22 Division located the suspects nearby in a commercial business where officers arrested them, according to police.
Manjot Singh, a 25-year-old man from Brampton and Shivam Miglani, a 20-year-old man from Brampton, were both charged with robbery, police say.
They were held for a bail hearing and attended the Ontario Court of Justice.