15-year-old boy steals alcohol from local MLCC

Photo: Brandon Police Service

Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

Between February 15 and March 16, 2019 Police received several calls of a male stealing liquor from the MLCC located in the 3400 block of Victoria Ave.  On one of these occasions, staff members in the store confronted the suspect in an attempt to stop the thief.  The suspect raised one of the stolen bottles in a threatening manner displaying an intent and willingness to use it as a weapon against the employees.  The suspect has now been identified from in store video and on Saturday the 15 year old male from Winnipeg was charged for the thefts as well as robbery.  He will appear in court on May 14th in Brandon.