Male suspect allegedly assaults ex-girlfriend and steals her vehicle

Photo: Brandon Police Service

Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

Just before 12 p.m. on Monday afternoon Police responded to a residence after receiving a call from the female victim indicating that her ex-boyfriend had just choked her, made numerous threats and then stole her vehicle. The male suspect was not on scene when Police arrived however he was eventually located and after a brief foot pursuit was apprehended, charged and lodged at the Brandon Correctional Centre to appear in Court Tuesday. The stolen vehicle was also found abandoned in a residential area.