Sawed-off shotgun fired from vehicle following altercation: police

Photo: Brandon Police Service

Source:Brandon Police Service Media Release

On April 8, 2019, at 5:50pm, police responded to a call of gunshots in the 800 block of Brandon Ave. Police located an 18 year old male from Winnipeg and a 22 year old Brandon male in the area. It appears while sitting in a vehicle in the 800 blk Brandon Ave, they had an altercation with two other males, they were pepper sprayed and then one of the males in the vehicle produced a sawed off shotgun and fired at the males on foot who then fled before police arrival. At this time it is unknown if the males on foot were injured in the shooting. Both males will appear in court this morning. Police continue to investigate.