Two 13-year-old youths arrested for mutiple counts of Break, Enter and Theft


Brandon Police Service Media Release

At approximately 1:15 a.m., Police responded to a business in the 1600 Block of 18th Street after receiving a report of a Break and Enter in progress. Officers learned that two male suspects entered the store, stole a mountain bike and fled prior to Police arrival. While checking the area, Officers located the stolen bicycle on Aberdeen Avenue and a search of the area by PSD “Storm” located two male youth suspects. Further investigation revealed that the same suspects were responsible for a Break and Enter to a business in the 2200 Block of Park Avenue on December 31st and a Break, Enter and Mischief at a business in the 2100 Block of Brandon Avenue on December 30th. A fire extinguisher was set off during this incident. Two 13-year-old youths were arrested for Break, Enter and Theft X 3 and one of the suspects was in possession of a set of Brass Knuckles. He faces an additional charge of Possession of a Prohibited Weapon. Both have been released from custody and are scheduled to attend Court later this month