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November 8, 2019

For the last 24 hours.

 

Sexual Assault

On November 1, 2019, police received a report of a sexual assault, which occurred on October 29, 2019.

The suspect, a 14-year-old male youth, touched another youth in a sexual manner without their consent.

The youth victim in turn reported this to a parent who assisted them in reporting to police.

The male youth suspect was arrested on November 7, 2019. He will appear in court on December 3, 2019 on a charge of Sexual Assault.

 

Assault/Choking to Overcome

On April 28, 2019, police received a report of an assault, which occurred within a residence.

The suspect was from a rural address, but had attended Brandon to search for his ex-girlfriend. He found her at the residence of another male by following her information on Snap Map, which is a location sharing feature on the Snapchat app.

The resident opened the door to speak with the suspect, and the suspect soon refused to leave the residence when told to.  The suspect proceeded to assault the other male by choking him, and punching him.

The investigation led police to the discovery of the suspect’s identity and whereabouts. On November 7, 2019, the 21-year-old male suspect turned himself into police. He was arrested and will appear in court on January 2, 2020 on charges of Unlawfully in a Dwelling, Assault, and Choking to Overcome Resistance.

 

Uttering Threats/ Theft Under $5000

Police received a report that on November 5, 2019, shortly before 5:00 pm. Three individuals entered a business in the 900 block of Rosser Ave, and stole merchandise.

One of the individuals gave merchandise back to the employees when confronted.

A second individual threatened physical harm to the employees if she wasn’t released, and fled along with the third suspect.

Video surveillance from the business allowed police to identify the 28-year-old suspect who uttered the threats. She was located and arrested on November 8, 2019; she will appear in court on December 23, 2019 on charges of Theft Under $5000, and Utter Threats.

 

Break and Enter and Theft

On November 7, 2019 at approximately 11:25 pm, police received a report of a Break and Enter to an office at a business in the 100 block of 5th street.

The female suspect used a knife to gain entry through the locked office door. Once inside she stole cash. The act was captured on video surveillance. A second female was also seen nearby in the company of the suspect.

The female suspect is described as having short pink hair, being small in stature, wearing black lipstick and a grey jacket. Anyone with information regarding this Break and Entre is encouraged to contact Brandon Police Service.

 

Theft of Poppy Donation Box

On November 6, 2019 at 10:00 am, police received a report of a theft of a poppy donation box from a business in the 400 block of 10th street.

The box was found a short distance away from the business without any donations. It is unknown what the donations totaled when it was taken.

Video surveillance from the business allowed police to identify the 47-year-old male responsible. He was located and arrested on November 7, 2019, and will appear in court on January 6, 2020 on a charge of Theft Under $5000.

 

Breach of Peace

On November 7, 2019, police responded to a report of an intoxicated female at a residence whose destructive behavior was escalating. Family members with her were unable to keep her safe. To prevent any harm from coming to the 45-year-old female or her family, she was arrested and lodged at Brandon Correctional Centre.

 

IPDA

On November 7, 2019, police responded to a report of an individual who was intoxicated and falling over in the area of 6th and Louise Ave at approximately 9:00 pm. Police located the 67-year-old male who was unable to care for himself, and was from a rural address, so had nowhere to go. He was arrested and lodged in Brandon Correctional Centre until sober.

 

Breach of Undertaking

On November 8, 2019, shortly after midnight, police came across two pedestrians in the area of 10th and Richmond Ave. The 44-year-old male was found to be on court ordered conditions not to have any contact with the individual he was with at the time. He was arrested and will appear in court on January 1, 2020 on a charge of Breach of OIC Undertaking.

 

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