Suspects arrested for robbery, found in possession of brass knuckles

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Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On March 11, 2020, shortly before 10:00 pm, police responded to a report of a disturbance in the 900 block of Rosser, as witnesses observed three individuals fighting.

Two of the three fled prior to police arrival, but were located and arrested a short distance away. One of the suspects was in possession of a set of brass knuckles.

Investigation revealed that the disturbance was actually a robbery, and property from the third individual was found on both of the arrested suspects. The victim did not require medical attention.

A 35-year-old male was lodged at Brandon Correctional Centre and will appear in court today on charged of Armed Robbery, Carry Concealed Weapon, and Possess Prohibited Weapon.

A 19-year-old female was lodged at Brandon Correctional Centre and will appear in court today on charged of Armed Robbery, Assault with a Weapon, and Fail to comply with Undertaking.