Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer
BrowseAloud IconAccessibility

Non-emergencies (204) 729-2345   |   Emergencies 9-1-1

Media Zone

Media Release for the last 24 hrs.

May 18, 2018

Brandon Police Service Media Release for the Past 24 Hours.

Assault:

On Thursday morning, Police received a report that a male inmate at the Brandon Correctional Center assaulted another male inmate. Investigation revealed that on the morning of May 15th 2018, the suspect attacked the victim by punching him multiple times in the head area. The attack was unprovoked and the victim did not require medical attention. The 37-year-old suspect was arrested for Assault and is scheduled to attend Court on Friday.

On May 4th 2018, a male victim reported that the night prior he was assaulted inside a downtown business by an unknown male. The victim sustained numerous cuts, bruises and scratches to his head, face and upper body because of the attack. Video surveillance of the unprovoked attack was obtained and Police were able to identify the suspect. On Thursday afternoon, the suspect turned himself in after contacted by Police. The 30-year-old man was arrested for Assault and released on a Promise to Appear in Court in July.

Arrest Warrants Executed:

At approximately 2:45 p.m., Police observed a male riding a bicycle in the 300 Block of 13th Street and were aware that man had an outstanding Warrant of Arrest for Theft Under $5000. As officers approached the suspect, he fled but was apprehended in the 300 Block of 7th Street after he lost control and fell off the bicycle. A search of the male recovered a small amount of methamphetamine. The 24-year-old was arrested on the strength of the Arrest Warrant and faces additional charges Resist Arrest and Possession of Methamphetamine. The man was released from Police custody and is scheduled to appear in Court in June.

A 13-year-old male youth was arrested on Thursday afternoon on an outstanding Warrant of Arrest for Breach of Probation. The youth was released and is scheduled to attend Court in June.

On Thursday afternoon, Police observed a male walking in the 800 Block of Lorne Avenue and were aware of an outstanding Warrant of Arrest for Theft Under $5000. The 26-year-old man was arrested and released to attend Court in June.

At approximately 11:45 p.m., Police observed a male walking in the 500 Block of Lorne Avenue and were aware that the man had an outstanding Warrant of Arrest for Assault with a Weapon and Uttering Threats. The 33-year-old man was arrested and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center. He is scheduled to appear in Court on Friday.  

Other Arrests:

One individual was detained under the Intoxicated Person Detention Act.

 

 

 

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

 

 

Back to Top

Media Zone