BPS arrest woman for damaging downtown property

By: Harry Callaghan
Posted: May 4, 2021 09:13

Bikes also stolen from two garages

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Brandon police arrested a woman Monday afternoon (May 3) after reports someone was using a hammer on various property such as buildings and signs in the area of the 400 block of 9th street.

Police also say the suspect damaged a window on a vehicle before throwing the hammer at a victim. Nobody was injured. 

A 30-year-old woman was arrested and lodged at Brandon Police Service overnight. She is to appear in court today (May 5) on charges of Assault with a Weapon, Possess Weapon, Utter Threats, and Mischief to Property.

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Monday May 3rd, police also responded to a report of a break and enter in the 2900 block of Rosser Ave.

Police say suspects entered a garage through an unlocked door overnight and stole a mountain bike which was later recovered on Wellington Drive and returned to the owner.

Anyone with information regarding this break and enter is encouraged to contact Brandon Police Service at 204-729-2345 or https://www.brandon.ca/police-contact/police-contact 

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Brandon police were called to another break and enter on Monday (May 3) at a garage on Wellington Drive.  

Officers say suspects entered the garage overnight by accessing the garage overhead door remote from an unlocked vehicle.  A white Schwinn bicycle was taken.

Anyone with information about this break and enter is encouraged to contact Brandon Police Service at 204-729-2345 or https://www.brandon.ca/police-contact/police-contact 

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Other arrests include:

-On May 3, 2021, police located and arrested a 53-year-old male who was wanted on a Parole Revocation Warrant. He was lodged at Brandon Police Service.

-On May 4, 2021, police located and arrested a 33-year-old male who was wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant. He was lodged due to his intoxication and will be released when sober to appear I court on July 29, 2021 on a charge of Fail to Comply with Probation.

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At around 1:30 am on Tuesday (May 4), police responded to a report of a man in the vestibule of a business in the 1100 block of Rosser Avenue. He had been consuming meth causing his behavior to escalate. The 33-year-old male was arrested and lodged at Brandon Police Service until sober.

And shortly after 2:00 am (May 4), police responded to a report of a female at a business in the 1700 block of Middleton Ave who was banging on doors disturbing others.  The female was arrested and lodged at Brandon Police Service until sober due to her intoxication level.

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