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November 22, 2017

 

Brandon Police Service Media Release

 

Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm, Possession of a Prohibited Weapon, Possession of Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose, Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Cocaine & Methamphetamine:

 

At approximately 8:00 a.m., an employee of a business in the 2600 Block of Victoria Avenue reported a male sleeping in a vehicle in the parking lot of the business. Officers attended and located a male in the vehicle along with a hunting rifle and ammunition. The male was taken into custody and a further search of the vehicle recovered a homemade Taser and a collapsible Baton. A search of the male located a small amount of cocaine, methamphetamine and cash as well as other items indicative of drug trafficking. The 36-year-old male from Brandon was arrested for Unauthorized Possession of a Firearm, Unauthorized Possession of Firearm in a Motor Vehicle, Possession of a Prohibited Weapon, Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose, Possession of Cocaine and Methamphetamine for Trafficking and Possession of Proceeds of Crime. The male was also found to be Disqualified from Driving and in Breach of Court conditions. He was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to appear in Court on Wednesday.

 

 

 

Domestic Assault:

 

At approximately 4:10 a.m., a female contacted Police advising that her boyfriend punched her in the face and kicked her out of her apartment. Officers attended and located the male. The 29-year-old man was arrested for Domestic Assault and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center. He will be released on Wednesday morning with a Court date in December. The female victim sustained a bruise to her face because of the assault but did not require medical attention.

 

 

 

Breach of Undertaking, Consume Liquor Under 18 Years of Age:

 

At approximately 9:30 p.m., Police stopped an intoxicated male and female walking in the 1100 Block of Princess Avenue. A 15-year-old male youth was found to be on an Undertaking with conditions to not consume alcohol and observe a 9:00 p.m. curfew. The male was arrested for Breach of Undertaking X2 and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to be released when sober to attend Court in December. The 15-year-old female youth was arrested for Consume Liquor Under 18 Years of Age and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to be released when sober.

 

 

 

 

 

Stolen Auto:

 

At approximately 10:30 p.m., Police received a report of a stolen vehicle from the 600 Block of 6th Street. The vehicle was running with the doors unlocked. The vehicle is a green 2000 Chevrolet Malibu with Manitoba license plate FGP 635. Police investigation continues.

 

 

Other Arrests:

 

One individual was arrested for Breach of the Peace and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to be released when sober.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SGT D. Andrew

 

Public Information Officer

 

Brandon Police Service

 

(204) 729-2373

 

   

 

 

 

Anyone with information on any unsolved crime is asked to call Brandon Crime Stoppers at 204-727-(TIPS) 8477, www.brandoncrimestoppers.com or by texting BCSTIP and your message to CRIMES (274637).  Crime Stoppers pays up to $2000.00 cash for information that leads to the solution of a crime.

 

CRIME STOPPERS 204-727-TIPS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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