Two men charged with drug possession

08.10.2018 06:28
By: Matthew Higgs

Police say they also found weapons in the vehicle

Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - Brandon Police have arrested two men for drug possession after a check stop on Sunday morning.

Police say they spotted liquor in the vehicle and then questioned both of the men.

During the questioning, one of the men tried to escape on foot but was later apprehended.

It was discovered the man had a small quantity of meth on him.

Police also found a baseball bat, a hatchet and another small quantity of meth in the vehicle.

A 33-year-old man from Brandon and a 48-year-old man from Newdale both face charges of possession and possession of a weapon for a a dangerous purpose. 

They appeared in court on Sunday.