Brandon Police Charge Meth Users
BRANDON, MB. — Two people in Brandon are facing charges for stealing cash and carrying meth.
It happened Sunday morning around 7:09am at a business in the 300-block of Brandon’s 10th Street.
Staff reported a man had just made off with a cash box containing a small amount of money.
He was observed fleeing the business east bound on Lorne Avenue.
The K9 Unit was called in and tracked the suspect down to a home in the 300-block of 6th Street.
Brandon police waited for him to leave the home and searched the suspect outside.
They recovered brass knuckles and a small amount of drugs.
A 41-year-old Brandon man has been charged with Possession of a Prohibited Weapon and Possession of Methamphetamine.
Brandon police also checked a 30-year-old woman as she left the home.
She had a small quantity of drugs on her as well and was charged with Possession of Methamphetamine.
Both suspects were released on a promise to appear in court on December 14th.
—Andrew McCrea, MyToba News
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