17 December 2014
RELEASE AUTHORIZED BY:
A/Sgt. Dave M. Scott #124
Public Information Officer
Police Arrest Caller for Outstanding Warrant
On Wednesday morning 14-12-17 at approximately 1 am., a 40 year old women contacted Police to report that she allegedly had been assaulted by another women. Shortly after the initial complaint another women happened to call Police and report that she too had had been assaulted by the Caller. A records check on the initial caller located an outstanding Warrant for her arrest and subsequently she was arrested and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center to appear in Court this morning. There we no serious injuries in the assault and both parties were advised of the process for private prosecution.
Man Arrested for Assault and Breach of Recognizance
Police had received a report of an assault on December 15th, 2014 where a 53 yr old women had been assaulted. The Victim reports that she was attacked in her residence by a 42 yr. old man who she had been drinking with earlier in the evening on December 12th/14. The suspect had fled the residence and Police located the suspect on Tuesday evening, a records check revealed that the suspect has an active and current Court Order of which he was in Breach of. As a result the suspect was arrested and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Center overnight and is to appear in Court this morning in answer to the Charges for Assault and Breach of Recognizance x 2.
Student Charged for Uttering Threats
Police received a complaint from the Vice Principal of a local High School in the 1900 blk of 1st Street, on November 19th/14, where a student who had been disruptive and creating a disturbance in the School. While being escorted from the Building the Student continued with yelling by swearing at staff and threatened to cause bodily harm to a School Staff Member. As a result Police were contacted and the accused a 17 yr. old Student was located and arrested on Tuesday December 16th/14, and charged for Uttering Threats. She is to appear in Brandon Provincial Court on January 9th/15 in answer to the charge.
Suspicious Car Fire
Early Wednesday morning at 2:12 am., Police Members responded to a car fire located in the 500 blk of 16th Street. Police found an 04 Mazda engulfed in flames and the front windshield had been smashed. The fire was extinguished and was found to be suspicious in nature, this incident is still under investigation. Should anyone have information on this fire they are asked to call City Police at 204-729-2345 or Crime Stoppers at 204-727-8477.
Other matter Police involvement:
1- Adult male arrested and lodged for intoxication in a Public Place and Charged accordingly.
Anyone with information on any unsolved crime is asked to call Brandon Crime Stoppers at 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.
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