Family dispute leads to charges for Brandon teen


Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On May 10, 2021, police responded to several reports of a dispute between family members at a residence after midnight. The 16-year-old son who was causing the disturbance was given an opportunity to remain at home; however, after several hours, his behavior escalated and he proceeded to spray another family member with bear mace. Police returned and arrested the youth. He was lodged and will be released to appear in court on June 8, 2021 on charges of Assault with a Weapon, Possession of a Prohibited Weapon, And Administer Noxious Thing with Intent.