Police arrest man accused of smashing truck windshield with a hammer

Photo: Brandon Police Service

Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

A 38 year old Brandon man was arrested for Mischief Under $5000 on Friday evening. Officers responded to a disturbance in the parking lot of a coffee shop on 18th St where witnesses reported the suspect had smashed the windshield and passenger window out a vehicle. There was an argument between several people when the suspect was observed chatting with another male’s girlfriend. During the argument, the accused took a hammer out of his truck and smashed the windows. He was arrested at the scene and released to appear in court in October.