Non-Compliance with Conditional Sentence Lands Male in Hot Water

Winkler Police ServiceWinkler, Manitoba – A 44 year old male who began serving a six month Conditional Sentence Order just last month, was arrested after officers observed him breach several conditions of that order.


drugs-1121The Conditional Sentence Order was for a conviction of Possessing Marihuana for the Purpose of Trafficking, and stated the man must abide by 24 hour curfew, must abstain from the consumption and possession of alcohol, and not to attend a licensed establishment whose business is primarily engaged in the sale of alcohol.

At approximately 4:00 p.m., officers observed the suspect in a pickup truck which attended a beer vendor in Winkler. The suspect entered and returned carrying beer he had purchased inside. The man was remanded into custody and transported to the Winnipeg Remand Centre to await a court appearance in Winnipeg on the 19th of September, charged with three allegations of Non-Compliance with a Conditional Sentence Order.

Winkler Police Service