Male suffers head injury after allegedly being assaulted by roommate

Photo: Brandon Police Service

Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

At 0215 am, Saturday morning, police attended a residence in the 400 block of 18th Street, for a disturbance.  A 39-year-old Brandon male was allegedly assaulted by his roommate.  He was transported to BRHC with a head injury that is believed to be non-life threatening.  The suspect has not yet been located.  While at the scene, another male was observed by police, armed with a knife.  The male discarded the weapon when ordered to do so and was arrested without further incident.  The 17-year-old Brandon male was charged with Possession of a Weapon and was lodged at BCC for release when sober.  He will appear in court in June.  A fourth male was arrested at the scene for breach of the peace and will be released when sober.