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December 15, 2017

Brandon Police Service Media Release

Impaired Driving:

At approximately 11:55 p.m., an off duty Police Officer reported apprehending an Impaired Driver on Durum Drive. Investigation revealed that a male driver of a vehicle backed into garbage cans in a driveway and then backed into a garage door. The male displayed signs of being impaired and Officers attended and took custody of the suspect. The male was transported to the Police Service and provided breath samples that were in excess of double the legal limit. A 50-year-old man from Brandon was arrested for Impaired Driving and Drive Over 80 mg%. He was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to be released when sober to attend Court later this month.  

Assault Cause Bodily Harm:

At approximately 6:00 a.m., Police received a report that a female was assaulted and transported to hospital. Officers attended the hospital, spoke to the victim and learned that three females who are known to the victim jumped her and assaulted her by punching and kicking the victim. The victim sustained broken teeth, a cut lip and fractured ankle because of the Assault. A 28-year-old female, identified as one of the suspects has been located and arrested for Assault Causing Bodily Harm. She was released to attend Court in February. Police continue to investigate and attempt to locate the other suspects. The victim was treated for her injuries and released from hospital.

Domestic Assault, Utter Threats, Publication of Intimate Images:

On Thursday morning, a female attended the Police Service and reported that her boyfriend assaulted her on December 2nd inside her residence. The assault consisted of the boyfriend pulling the victims hair and pushing her. The victim was not physically injured in the assault. On December 13th, the victim discovered that the male suspect placed an intimate image on a social media account of the victim without consent. When confronted with this, the suspect threatened to burn down the victim’s house with her in it. A 51-year-old man from Alberta has been arrested for Assault, Uttering Threats and Publication of an Intimate Image. He was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to appear in Court on Friday.

Arrest Warrants Executed:

A 33-year-old man from Carberry MB was arrested on Thursday afternoon for having a Warrant of Arrest for sexual Assault and Sexual Interference. He was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center and is scheduled to appear in Court on Friday.

On Thursday morning, while at an unrelated call in the 300 Block of Louise Avenue, Police observed a female known to have an outstanding Warrant of Arrest for Fail to Appear for Finger Prints. The 36-year-old female was arrested and released to attend Court in January.

A 39-year-old man from Brandon was arrested on Thursday night for having a Warrant of Arrest for Sexual Assault. The man was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center and is scheduled to attend Court on Friday.

At approximately 3:00 a.m., Police attended to a disturbance at a residence in the 400 Block of Park Street. A 34-year-old female was located and found to have an outstanding Warrant of Arrest for Breach of Probation, Fail to Appear for Finger Prints and Fail to Attend Court. The female was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to appear in Court on Friday.

At approximately 4:00 a.m., Police checked a male walking in the 800 Block of Princess Avenue. The male was found to have an outstanding Warrant of Arrest for Breach of Probation. The 32-year-old man was arrested and lodged at the Correctional Center to appear in Court on Friday.

Theft Under $5000:

On December 13th, a male contacted Police reporting that someone stole his wallet while he was in a business in the 100 Block of Victoria Avenue East. On Thursday afternoon, Police attended a residence in the 300 Block of Louise Avenue for a disturbance. Officers spoke to a male and learned that this male was in possession of identification of the male who reported his wallet stolen. The 31-year-old suspect was taken into Police custody and admitted to stealing the wallet. He was arrested for Theft Under $5000 and released to attend Court in February.   

Breach of Court Order:

On Thursday afternoon, Police attended a residence in the 400 Block of 11th Street for a disturbance. A male was located in the company of a female and the male was found to be on a Court Order to have no contact or communication with the female. The 42-year-old man was intoxicated and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to be released when sober to attend Court in February.

At approximately 7:50 p.m., Police received a report of a male passed out at a bus stop on Willowdale Crescent. The intoxicated male was in possession of liquor and bound by a Court Order to not possess alcoholic beverages. The 48-year-old man was arrested and lodged at the Correctional Center to appear in Court on Friday.

Recovered Stolen Vehicle:

On Thursday morning, Police recovered a vehicle reported stolen on Wednesday. The vehicle, a 1997 Black Chevrolet Cavalier was located in the 800 Block of 7th street. Police investigation continues.

Other Arrests:

Three individuals were arrested for Breach of the Peace and lodged at the Correctional Center, to be released when sober.

In separate unrelated incidents, a 17-year-old female youth and a 16-year-old male youth were arrested under the LCGA for consuming liquor under 18 years of age. Both were lodged at the 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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