Fake Brandon police officer accused of sexually assaulting woman

Photo: Brandon Police Service

Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On June 10, 2019, police received a report of a sexual assault that occurred prior to 2:00 pm. A male, claiming to be an undercover police officer approached the victim and convinced her to look at an apartment that was available for rent. Once at the residence, the male demanded sex from her. He threatened that she would go to jail for ‘prostitution’ if she did not comply.

Further investigation revealed the identity of the 33-year-old male. He was located and arrested on Wednesday afternoon. He will be appearing in court on August 6, 2019 on charges of Sexual Assault, and Personating a Police Officer.

All plain clothes or undercover police officers have identification in the form of badges and ID cards that they will present to you.

Obtaining Sexual Services for Consideration is an offence under the Criminal Code of Canada.