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20 September 2018

For the last 24 hours:


Fraud Under $5000:

An ongoing Police investigation from September 11th, Brandon Police Service had received a file from Toronto Police in relation to a fraud. On June 19th 2018, the victim contacted Toronto Police to report that her email had been hacked. The suspect posed as the victim, who is the Chair of a pension company, emailed the secretary of the company requesting to pay a vendor $2500. The secretary thought the request was legitimate as it came from the victim’s email and e-transferred the money. The e-transfer was traced to the suspect’s bank account by the Police.

On Wednesday September 19th, Police located, arrested and released a 52yr old Brandon woman to appear in Court on November15th.

Arrest Warrant Executed:

On Wednesday night at approximately 10:56pm, Brandon Police Service were advised by the Steinbach RCMP had arrested a male at the Sprague Port of Entry with five BPS Warrants of Arrest for Theft Under x3, Possession of Stolen Property, Fail to attend Court x3 and Fail to for Prints. A 32yr old male was arrested and lodged to appear in Winnipeg Court on September 20th.

Sexual Assault:

On September 18th 2018, Police received a report of a sexual assault that occurred in May of 2017.The female victim disclosed that a female suspect had sexually assaulted her by unwanted touching. On Wednesday, Police located, arrested and released a 43yr old Brandon woman to appear in Court on November 13th.


Theft Over $5000:

On Wednesday, Police received a report of a stolen 2007 Ironhorse Texas chopper motorcycle from enclosed trailer parked at an Alaska Bay residence. The complainant said the motorcycle was last seen at approximately 10:30pm on September 18th and noticed gone approximately 06:00am September 19th. The motorcycle is black and chrome in color, with an Alberta license plate and valued at $20,000 - $25,000. Police continue to investigate.

Breach of Court Order x2:

On Tuesday September 18th, Police received paperwork from BCC advising that an inmate, while in custody, had breached his no communication order x2 by contacting a person he is not to have communication with. On Wednesday Police attended to BCC, arrested a 19yr old male inmate who will appear in Court on September 20th.

Possession of Property obtained by Crime:

On Wednesday night at approximately 9:46pm, Police were at a residence on an unrelated call, learned that a female was in possession of identification and credit cards that were reported stolen. Police arrested and released a 22yr old Brandon woman to appear in Court on November 08th.

Assault and Forcible Confinement:

On Wednesday, a female reported to Police that she was assaulted and forcible confined by a woman at a residence in the 300 block of 11th Street for two days. The victim has bruising to her face. Police located, arrested and lodged a 34yr old Brandon woman to appear in Court on September 20th.

Other Arrests:

One individual was detained under the Intoxicated Person Detention Act to be released when sober.

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




Anyone with information on any unsolved crime is asked to call Brandon Crime Stoppers at 204-727-(TIPS) 8477, 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.


Released Authorized by:

Cst. G. McKay #79

Public Information Officer

Brandon Police Service


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