Phone call with an ex turns into 911 call

03.12.2018 11:10
By: Frank McGwire

Police arrest three people in connection with the incident


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - A phone conversation with an ex-boyfriend becomes a distress call.

A man involved in an altercation at his home shortly after 6 p.m. Sunday, was fortunate enough to be on the phone with his ex-girlfriend at the time.

The man was able to get her to call 911.

When Brandon Police arrived at his residence in the 3500 block of Willowdale Crescent, officers could hear someone yelling for help.

Police forced the door open and observed the victim being held in a choke hold by one of the suspects and they were demanding to know where his cash was hidden. 

Police apprehended three people for Break and Enter and Commit Robbery with Violence.

A 31-year-old Chanupawakpa First Nation man was arrested for Break and Enter, Commit Robbery with Violence and Warrant of Arrest for Forcible Confinement, Mischief Under and Fail to Appear for Court.

He was lodged at BCC to appear in court today.

A 30-year-old Chanupawakpa First Nation woman was arrested for Break and Enter and Commit Robbery with Violence and released to appear in Court on January 31st, 2019.

A 26-year-old Chanupawakpa First Nation man was arrested for Break and Enter and Commit Robbery with Violence and released to appear in Court on January 31st, 2019.