The Brandon Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in solving a robbery and assault with a weapon.
Sometime around 2 a.m. on Saturday, July 7, a man was walking home when he was allegedly approached by three male suspects in a laneway, somewhere near Sixth Street.
The suspects demanded the man’s case of beer and when he refused to turn it over, one of them stabbed the victim several times in the upper and lower body.
All three of the suspects were described as aboriginal in appearance, with the first being about six feet and 170 pounds, with black shoulder-length hair. He was wearing a black hoodie and jeans. The second suspect was about 5-foot-10 and 150 pounds, with a goatee. He was wearing a white hat, red shirt and dark sweat pants. The third suspect was in his mid 20s, with no other description available.
If you have information about this or any other crime you are asked to contact Brandon Crime Stoppers.
Wanted by police
The Brandon Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Christopher Lee Nepinak, who is wanted by police.
Nepinak, 29, is charged with assault and two counts of breaching an undertaking.
Police report that on July 10, a male suspect allegedly assaulted a female during an argument, by twisting the victim’s arm and biting her. At the time of this offence, the suspect was to have no contact with the victim or her residence.
A warrant of arrest has been issued for Christopher Lee Nepinak.
If you have any information as to the whereabouts of this person or anyone else wanted by police you are asked to contact Brandon Crime Stoppers.
Republished from the Brandon Sun print edition July 21, 2012