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Weekend crime round-up

By: Brayden Hnatiuk
Posted: June 29, 2020 12:02

Stories include: Woman arrested for allegedly stealing clothes and BPS seize weapons and drugs

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A 21-year-old Brandon woman was arrested Saturday (June 27) morning for allegedly driving drunk. 

Police pulled her over near 6th street at around 11:00 am, and say two breath samples later came back at twice the legal limit. 

And Saturday (June 27) night, staff at a store in the Corral Centre nabbed a woman they say tried to steal clothing.

Police report she allegedly grabbed clothes from a rack, put them on in the bathroom, and tried to leave without paying. She's also accused of assaulting security staff. 

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Brandon police made a couple of arrests over the weekend seizing weapons and drugs. 

Early Saturday (June 27) morning, a 26-year-old man, known to police, was stopped on 6th Street. Officers say he was carrying a pellet pistol and a small amount of meth.

Then Saturday (June 27) night, a traffic stop for open liquor, also turned up a 5,000 volt taser inside the vehicle.

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