Hardeep Singh Tiwana from Dittupur Jattan Village was shot and killed at the Cambridge Apartment Complex in Southwest Bakersfield, California. He was found with a gunshot on his head. Hardeep had been driving a truck in the United States for the last eight years. The suspect has yet to be identified according to the police.
After the murder of Hardeep, his mother passed away in their native village leaving the father Manmohan Singh without a son and wife.
The brother of Hardeep passed away 2 years ago leaving the mother with depression. The family appeals for the return of the body back to Punjab from the US.
Another Punjabi man was shot dead in Mississipi last week by robbers in Jackson City. The man was from the New Defence Colony in Jalandhar.