Resident wakes up to masked intruder in the home

Photo by Liam Pattison Photography

On August 10, 2023, at approximately 5:30 am, police responded to a report of a break and enter to a residence on Hawthorn Crescent. A resident awoke to seeing an individual wearing a ski mask in the home.  The suspect fled after being discovered.  Police Service Dog Unit attempted to track the suspect with negative results.  It is not believed anything was stolen, and that the suspect gained entry through an unlocked door.

Anyone with information regarding this B&E is encouraged to contact Brandon Police Service at 204-729-2345 or