Forcible Confinement, Assault by Choking charges laid in Brandon incident


On September 24, 2023, at approximately 6:00 pm, police responded to a report of a male breaking into a residence in the 000 block of Willowdale Cres while he was threatening to kill a female occupant.

Police attended and arrested the 35-year-old male.

Further investigation revealed that on the previous day, the male suspect assaulted and choked the female in her home, as he prevented her from leaving.

He was lodged at Brandon Police Service and will appear in court today on charges of Break and Enter with Intent to commit Assault, Forcible Confinement, Assault by Choking, Uttering Threats and Assault.