Brandon Man Takes Lotto Tickets, Purse
BRANDON, MB. — A 30-year-old Brandon man is facing charges for stealing lottery tickets and a purse.
It happened back on July 28th at a store in the 1100-block of 1st Street.
Staff noticed the lotto tickets were missing and checked surveillance footage.
Brandon police identified him and tracked him down Wednesday.
The man was also connected to a crime the next day where a purse was stolen from vehicle parked behind a business in the 600-block of 18th Street.
He was already detained at the Brandon Correctional Centre being processed on other charges.
Brandon police upgraded those Wednesday to include Theft Under $5,000.
The accused will appear at a preliminary hearing in court Thursday.
He remains behind bars.
—Andrew McCrea, MyToba News
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