Victim uncooperative in machete assault

Photo by Liam Pattison Photography

On May 23, 2023, shortly after 6:00 pm, police responded to a report of a victim who had been assaulted by a suspect with a machete.  The victim was located in the 1300 block of 5th street.  The 31-year-old male victim received a non-life-threatening cut to his arm.  He would not cooperate with officers when asked about details of the assault or the suspect.  He was treated and released from hospital.

Anyone with information regarding this Assault with a Weapon is encouraged to contact Brandon Police Service at 204-729-2345 or