On November 28, 2023, shortly before 10:00 pm, police responded to a report of an erratic driver near the 900 block of 18th street N. The driver was involved in a collision with another vehicle, before driving off, and driving over meridians. There were no reported injuries following the collision.
A witness led police to where the driver had parked his vehicle on Lark Street where police located and arrested the 31-year-old male driver. Further investigation revealed that he had gone into his girlfriend’s apartment without her consent and taken the keys to her vehicle without her knowledge.
He provided samples of his breath that were more than the legal limit. He was lodged at Brandon Police Service to be released once sober on charges of Driving While Ability Impaired, Driving with More Than 80 mgs of Alcohol in Blood, Break and Enter and Take Motor Vehicle Without Consent.