Brandon Police investigating an attempted murder

05.02.2019 12:06
By: Frank McGwire

Brandon man arrested hours after shooting a man


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - Brandon Police service is calling it an attempted murder investigation.

After receiving a 911 call regarding an ijured man BPS officers attended with fire and emergency personnel to a residence in the 1200 block of 10th Street.

They located the man, who had a gunshot wound to his right arm.

The man told officers he was walking southbound on 10th Street, when a man known to him was driving by northbound, stopped the vehicle, got out and shot him.

Police attended to the accused’s residence and observed the suspect vehicle parked in front.

The accused was stopped by police, when leaving the residence this morning around 1am.

Police arrested a 31yr old Brandon man for Attempted Murder and several weapons related charges.

He's to appear in court today.

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of a shattered humerus bone.