12-year old Brandon youth tries to use stolen credit card

(stock photo)

Brandon Police Service Media Release

Domestic assault, utter threats

A 21-year old Brandon male has been arrested on multiple charges including assault (domestic) x 4 and utter threats following a series of incidents in Brandon. Police say the accused had assaulted his partner numerous times, between June 1st, 2016 and April 19th, 2017, including punching, pushing & slapping her. It was also reported the accused threatened to kill the woman during the most recent incident. At that point she contacted Police looking to have her partner booted from the house. The suspect now has a May 18th date at the court house.

12-year old tries to use stolen credit card

A 12-year old faces multiple charges of Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card after trying to use a stolen credit card at several locations in Brandon. According to reports the accused youth had tried to use the credit card at a local banking institution, as well as three other businesses. Police using video surveillance, obtained from a business in the 2300 block of Victoria Avenue, were able to identify the suspect and he now has a May 16th court date.