Brandon, Manitoba – At 2:40 am on Monday, a resident of Silverbirch Drive witnessed a person attempting to break into a vehicle parked at her residence.
The suspect was observed ripping the door open and then slicing a tire. The vehicle alarm sounded and the suspect ran towards Linden Lanes school.
Officers attended and located a male youth who matched the description provided. He was in possession of a knife in his pocket.
The youth, a 17 year old from the RM of Whitehead, was arrested and released to appear in court in October.
Brandon Police Service