On October 18, 2017, just after 10:00 am, Blue Hills RCMP responded to a report of an armed break and enter at a residence on Tower Road in the RM of Oakland-Wawanesa, south of Brandon. Suspects entered the home. One had a firearm, assaulted the lone male resident and fled on foot with items from the home.
Three suspects were involved in this robbery. A vehicle description of a suspect vehicle in the area was provided. This vehicle was intercepted by RCMP on Highway 10 and the lone male occupant was taken into custody. A second male suspect was apprehended on foot north of the residence. A third male suspect was apprehended nearby.
The investigation continues at this time.