Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release
At approx. 9:38 PM Friday, officers were called to the 800 block of 14th St for an incident where someone was pepper sprayed. Upon arrival, it was learned than a male youth approached the victim, asked to borrow their phone, then sprayed the owner with bear mace and fled with the phone. The 16-year-old male was located on Westaway Bay a short time later and arrested for robbery with violence and possession of a dangerous weapon. The male was held at the Brandon Police Service over night and will be released later today with a court date of September 7.