Brandon Police Service patrol members and Tactical Response Unit members were operating in the 600 block of 16th St on Wednesday afternoon.
Officers were seen in tactical gear, as well as utilizing the city’s Armoured Rescue Vehicle (ARV). It is unknown what the cause of the incident was, but officers cleared the area at around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon.
Brandon Police Service released this statement on their social medias: “We would like to ask the public to avoid the area of the 600 block 16th street while our members conduct an investigation. We are unable to provide further information at this time.”