Three female suspects arrested in reported robbery in Brandon

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Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

At approx. 1:40 AM today, a female reported she had just been robbed by 3 females in the 1100 block of Princess. The 3 suspects approached the victim and began a conversation, then forcibly stole her bag which she had been carrying over her shoulder. Officers were able to locate and arrest the suspects in the 1000 block of Pacific Ave. At the time of arrest, they were found in possession of several knives which they were carrying within the stolen bag. The three accused (all of Brandon) aged 26, 26 and 27 were all charged with robbery, possession of stolen property and possession of a weapon. They were all held overnight and will appear in court later today.