Woman facing meth possession charge


Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

At approx. 7:25 PM Thursday evening, members of our Organized Crime Section apprehended a 40-year-old Winnipeg woman for possessing Meth for the purpose of trafficking.  Officers observed the accused in the 1400 block of 4th St and attempted to arrest her.  After a short foot pursuit she was apprehended and arrested on the strength of two warrants (one from Winnipeg and one from Selkirk).  At the time of the arrest she was found in possession of 18 ounces of Methamphetamine, with a street value of just over $50000.00.  The accused was held overnight and will appear in court this morning.  She is charged with possession of Meth for trafficking as well as warrant charges of possession for trafficking and breach of recognizance.