Man backs into police car trying to flee, police find concealed weapon


Source:  Brandon Police Service Media Release

On Sunday morning at approximately 10:50am, Police received a report of a stolen vehicle from the 3400 block of Victoria Avenue. The vehicle is described as a 2014 Chevrolet Traverse. The vehicle was located by Police in the 100 block laneway between 15th and 16th Street. The vehicle tried to flee the scene, backed up into a Police vehicle and then forward into another Police vehicle. The driver refused to exit the vehicle and Police removed the driver and placed him under arrested. Police found in the driver’s possession a concealed weapon. A 32yr old man was arrested for Theft of Motor Vehicle, Dangerous Driving, Assault with a Weapon, Carry concealed Weapon and Drive while Prohibited. The male was lodged at BCC for Court on February 04th.