Brandon man arrested after allegedly stealing woman’s purse


Source:  Brandon Police Service Media Release

Just after 2:00 AM early this morning a 29-year old Brandon man was arrested after he stole a woman’s purse during a struggle at a residence in the 700 Block of 8th Street.  During the robbery he pushed the victim to the ground.  The victim did not require any medical attention.  He was lodged at the Brandon Correctional Centre and will appear in court this morning charged with robbery with violence.