Teen arrested for allegedly slashing tires, threatening victim with knife

(stock photo)

Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On July 4th police received a call of a male in the area of Kingston Place who was observed slashing the tires of a vehicle.  The vehicle’s owner confronted the suspect and the suspect threatened to stab the owner with the knife.  The suspect fled prior to police arrival, however after further investigation the identity of the suspect was confirmed.  The 19-year-old male was arrested on Saturday and was later released with a court date of November 26th, charged with Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose, Uttering Threats and Mischief to property