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Brandon police K9 unit helps track down suspect

By: Harry Callaghan
Posted: May 4, 2021 06:35

Man arrested for allegedly breaking into Eastview Landfill

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On Monday, May 3 at around 3:50 am - Brandon police responded to a report from security that an individual had been observed in the Eastview Landfill

The Police Service Dog Unit was called to assist in locating the suspect, and after a short track by the K-9, a 43-year-old man was located and arrested. Police say he was carrying break-in tools, including wire cutters. 

He was later released to appear in court on June 28, 2021 on a charge of Break and Enter and Possess Break-In Instruments.

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On May 2, 2021, before noon police responded to reports of a man who had been causing problems at multiple locations. He was located in the area of 18th street and Princess Avenue throwing garbage around. The 29-year-old admitted to using meth earlier, which was causing his behavior to escalate. He was lodged at Brandon Police Service until sober.

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On May 2, 2021 shortly before 8:00 pm, police responded to a report of a man causing a disturbance in a residence by punching holes in the walls. The 28-year-old was intoxicated and others in the residence were unable to keep him from escalating. He was lodged at Brandon Police Service until sober.

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On May 2, 2021, shortly before 11:00 pm, police responded to a report of man causing a disturbance in a residence by breaking household items. The 40-year-old was intoxicated and others in the residence were unable to keep him from escalating. He was lodged at Brandon Police Service until sober.

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