Employee assaulted at Brandon business

Photo by Jeremy Champagne (Scramble Studio)

On December 16, 2022, at 6:56 pm, police were dispatched to an incident that had occurred at a business located in the 100 block of Victoria Avenue East.  Police learned that two females, who were in the process of stealing merchandise, had assaulted a staff member.  One of the females, aged 24 years, assaulted a staff member while fleeing the business.  The two females were located and arrested in the 100 block of 1st Street.  The 24 year old female has been charged with Robbery and the second female, 27 years of age, has been charged with Theft Under $5000.00.  The females were detained at the Brandon Police Service and later released with future court dates.