On January 13, 2022, members of the Organized Crime Section and the Operational Support and Crime Suppression Unit conducted a search warrant to a residence in the 800 block of Louise Avenue East. Investigators seized over 8 ounces of Crystal Meth and $13,000 in cash. Police also located property believed to be stolen. The maximum street value of the seized drugs is approximately $22,000. A 38-year-old male was arrested and later released to appear in court on March 10, 2022 on charges of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking, Possession of Proceeds Obtained by Crime and Possession of Property Obtained by Crime.
On January 13, 2022 at approximately 8:30 pm, Brandon police conducted a traffic stop in the 600 block of 15th Street. One of the passengers allegedly provided police with a false name, and when officers learned his identity, they discovered he was wanted on outstanding charges as well as a Canada Wide Parole Warrant. Upon the arrest of the 29-year-old man, police located an imitation Firearm CO2 pistol, a replica Glock Firearm/CO2 pistol and a can of bear mace within the vehicle. Police also arrested a 31-year-old man. In addition to the outstanding charges and Parole warrant, the 29-year-old is to appear in court today on charges of Public Mischief, Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited Weapon and Possession of Firearm Contrary to Prohibited Weapon. The 31-year-old was later released and will appear in court on March 14, 2022 on charges of Possession of Weapon and Possession of Firearm Contrary to Prohibition Order.
On January 13, 2022, at approximately 10:00 am, Brandon police responded to information of the location of a male who was allegedly responsible for four separate thefts of gasoline from local businesses. Police located the suspect operating his vehicle in the area of the 2600 block of Victoria Avenue shortly after 12:00 pm. He reportedly stopped the vehicle and tried to flee on foot, but was apprehended a short distance away. The suspect was lodged at Brandon Police Service and was to appear in court today on charges of Resist Arrest and Theft Under $5000 X4.
On January 13, 2022 shortly after 11:00 pm, police responded to a report of an individual sleeping in a common area of a business in the 400 block of 9th Street. A 29-year-old male had nowhere to go and was allegedly in no condition to care for himself. He was lodged at Brandon Police Service.
On January 13, 2022, police located and arrested a 14-year-old male who was wanted on outstanding charges of Possession of a Weapon and Fail to Attend Court. He was later released and will appear in court on March 29, 2022.
On January 14, 2022, police located and arrested an 18-year-old woman who was wanted on outstanding charges. She was later released to appear in court on March 14, 2022 on charges of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime, Fraud Under, and Utter Forged Documents.