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Traffic stop for speeding leads to handcuffs

13.09.2017 09:13
By: News Dept

Older Brandon man gets "confrontational" with police


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - Getting a ticket is always frustrating, but one man in Brandon took it to a whole new level, according to police.

Brandon Police say a traffic stop of an elderly man Tuesday led to confrontation, expletives, and finally handcuffs.

Officers say they stopped a vehicle for speeding in the 600 block of 6th Street.

But the 77-year-old man allegedly became verbally abusive and confrontational with officers.

Police say the man was arrested and charged with obstructing the peace.