12 December 2013
RELEASE AUTHORIZED BY:
Cst. R. Burgess #74
Public Information Officer, 729-2345
12 December 2013
Last 24 Hours
Break and Enter to a Garage
At 7:51 AM on Wednesday, a resident of the 800 block of 15th Street reported a break and enter to his garage. Entrance was gained through the smaller entrance door and a number of items were reported stolen, including an older portable stereo, a mitre saw, a reciprocating saw, a cordless drill, 2 angle grinders, a socket set, a rotary grinder and a tool box containing various hand tools. SUI.
Obstruction of Justice / Second Suspect Arrested
On December 9th, 2013, a male suspect was arrested for allegedly offering to pay a woman to take responsibility for drug charges from a previous drug investigation. Yesterday, the female involved was arrested for allegedly agreeing to the plan. A 24 year old Brandon woman is to appear in court on January 16th, 2014, on a charge of obstructing justice.
Possession of Marihuana for the Purpose of Trafficking / Suspects Arrested
At 9:44 PM on Wednesday, a vehicle was stopped in the 700 block of 1st Street North for having no tail lights. A strong odour of marihuana was detected coming from the vehicle and the male driver produced a small amount of the substance when questioned by Police. The male driver and passenger were both placed under arrest and a further search of the vehicle led to the discovery of about half a pound of marihuana and drug trafficking paraphernalia. 2 Winnipeg men, both 24 years of age, are to appear in court this morning, on charges of possession of marihuana for the purpose of trafficking.
Over the past 24 hours, 1 person was arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant and 1 for breach of the peace.
Anyone with information on any unsolved crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 204-727-8477. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display. Your call will not be recorded or traced. Crime Stoppers pays up to $2000.00 cash for information that leads to the solution of a crime.
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