Brandon Police deal with two weapons related incidents on the same day.
In the first incident, BPS officers on patrol downtown observed a man known to the force through a recognizance not to attend the City of Brandon.
During the arrest and search process officers found a large machete concealed in his pant leg.
He was also in possession of a small quantity of meth.
The 35-year-old male was lodged at Brandon Correctional Centre and will appear in court today (Wednesday, July 10, 2019).
In a separate incident another weapon was discovered during a search of an individual.
Shortly after 1:00 a.m. this morning police were checking a downtown address for a reported runaway.
Located outside the address was a 39-year-old man in possession of a cleaver.
He was arrested and will be appearing in court on September 5.