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Brandon police arrested a 48-year-old man on a drug trafficking charge Tuesday

By: Q Country/Star FM News
Posted: August 10, 2022 10:02

A 38-year-old woman was also busted on fraud charges

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On July 24, 2022, Brandon police responded to a report of a homeowner locating two small baggies in their yard. Police say security footage revealed a male running down the backlane on July 23, 2022, throwing items into the yard, followed by a police cruiser. Investigation revealed that the substance in the baggies was over 37 grams of meth. Police identified a suspect, and on August 9, 2022, a 48-year-old man was arrested. He was lodged at Brandon Police Service and will appear in court today on a charge of Possession for the Purpose of Trafficking Meth.

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On April 28, 2022, police received a report of the theft of a wallet from a vehicle parked in the 900 block of 12th Street. Following the theft, a cheque from within the wallet was allegedly forged and deposited into a bank account. Police say a female suspect was identified, and on August 9, 2022, police located and arrested a 38-year-old woman. She was later released and will appear in court on August 15, 2022 on charges of Fraud Under $5000 and Use Forged Document.

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On August 9, 2022, Brandon police responded to a report of a male with a large knife in the area of the 900 block of Rosser Avenue shortly after 8:00 am. Police located the male in the 800 block of Princess Avenue, where officers say he was still in possession of the knife. He was arrested and later released to appear in court on October 6, 2022 on a charge of Possession of a Weapon.

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On August 9, 2022, police responded to a report of a disturbance in the 800 block of Princess Avenue shortly after 6:00 pm. Police say an intoxicated 28-year-old woman was  responsible. She was to abstain from consuming alcohol and therefore arrested. She was later released to appear in court on October 6, 2022 on a charge of Fail to comply with Undertaking.

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On August 9, 2022, police located and arrested a 23-year-old female who was wanted on an outstanding charge of Fail to Comply with Probation.  She was later released and will appear in court on September 12, 2022.

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