Possession of a Weapon
At approximately 3:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon, Brandon police conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle in the 200 block of 18 St North.
The people in the vehicle were identified and a male passenger was found to be the subject of a court order not to communicate with the female driver. The court order stemmed from a domestic assault charge that was still pending between the two parties in the vehicle.
The 32-year-old male of Swan Valley First Nation was arrested for failing to comply with the release order. During a search incident to arrest, homemade “brass knuckles” fashioned from steel were located. The male was held in custody overnight.
He was to appear in court today charged with possession of a weapon and failing to comply with his release order.
Courtesy: Brandon Police Service Media release