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15-year-old faces multiple charges after escape from group home

06.03.2019 15:10
By: Brad Gordon

Staff member assaulted, group home vehicle stolen, break and enter alleged


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - A 15-year-old Brandon group home resident is facing charges after a late night escape.

Brandon Police say the resident allegedly assaulted a staff member, and stole a vehicle belonging to the home just before midnight Tuesday.

He then committed a Break and Enter at an office elsewhere in the facillity.

Staff members found the youth around 2 a.m. Wednesday morning driving the vehicle.  He fled on foot and was caught by the police canine unit.

He was taken to Brandon Correctional Centre on capture.