Crime Stoppers Wanted and Crime of the Week for June 24, 2022

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“CRIME STOPPERS WANTED” for: June 24th, 2022

The Brandon Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating this person who is:


John Winston MACDONALD (51 yrs)


Two counts of Fraud

John Winston MACDONALD has been charged for passing two fraudulent cheques at a business in Brandon in January 2022.  On May 30th, 2022, a warrant of arrest was issued for John Winston MACDONALD as his current whereabouts is unknown.


If you have any information as to the whereabouts of this person or anyone else “Wanted by Police” you are asked to contact Brandon Crime Stoppers @ 204-727-TIPS (8477), or by texting BCSTIP+your message to CRIMES (274637).  Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display.  Your call is not recorded and your identity will remain anonymous.  Crime Stoppers will pay up to $2000.00 cash for information that leads to the solution of a crime.


CRIME OF THE WEEK for June 24th, 2022

The Brandon Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in solving a;


On June 13, 2022 at approximately 5:20 pm, two adult females were walking in the 300’ block of 5th Street when they were approached by two male suspects.

One suspect shoved one of the females to the ground and stole her brown ACC backpack, which contained ID, personal paperwork and cash.  The victim did not sustain any serious injuries.

The suspects are described as being male 18-20 years old.

One suspect was wearing a black hat, white shirt, black pants, and was approximately 5’9” and skinny.

The second suspect was wearing a red hoody, red mask, red pants, red shoes and was approximately 5’9” and very skinny.

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