UPDATE (Nov. 1st, 2:30 p.m.): According to the Brandon School Division, both Crocus Plains Regional Secondary School and Maryland Park School have returned to Primary Access Status.

The Brandon Police Service has not posted another update on the situation at this time.


UPDATE (Nov. 1st, 12:45 p.m.): Brandon Police say that 1st St. and Maryland Ave. have been re-opened.

In addition, they have posted an update to their Facebook page, which can be found below.

UPDATE on events in the area of 1st street and Maryland Ave, November 1, 2022: We will have more information on two...

Posted by Brandon Police Service on Tuesday, November 1, 2022


Original Article Posted on Nov 1st at 11:13 below:

Crocus Plains School and Maryland School in Brandon are on lockdown.

The Brandon Police Service says they're currently investigating an incident in the area of 1st street and Maryland Ave. They ask that people avoid traveling in the area as there are a number of streets blocked off.

They say that they were advised that several people had left a residence on Cornwallis Cres. and could be armed with firearms. Officers are conducting a thorough search of Crocus Plains for safety reasons.

This is a developing story and the Brandon Police Service is expected to continue giving updates as they become available.