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Brandon Police in high speed chase with car thief

08.10.2019 10:32
By: Harry Callaghan

Chase called off for safety reasons - suspect still at large


At around 8:30 pm on Monday - Brandon Police received a report of a stolen vehicle.

The 2008, 4 door, Grey, Hyundai Sonata, with MB License HHV838 was taken from the 400 block of 10th street.

At 9:15 pm, police observed the vehicle being driven north on 26th street near Victoria Avenue and gave chase, but they called off the pursuit after 5 minutes over safety concerns. The vehicle was last seen travelling south on 18th street, near College Avenue.

The suspect is believed to be a male, possibly in his 40's, wearing a light coloured baseball cap.

Anyone with information regarding this theft is encouraged to contact Brandon Police Service.

Anyone with information on any unsolved crime is asked to call Brandon Crime Stoppers at 204-727-(TIPS) 8477, www.brandoncrimestoppers.com or by texting BCSTIP and your message to CRIMES (274637).

Crime Stoppers pays up to $2000.00 cash for information that leads to the solution of a crime.