December 10, 2018 3:07 pm

Winnipeg police seek armed man accused of break and enter, threats

Roy Christopher Brandson

Roy Christopher Brandson

Winnipeg Police Service
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Police are looking for an armed and dangerous man they say may be hiding out in the Winnipeg, Lundar or Eriskdale areas.

Roy Christopher Brandson, 36, has a warrant out for his arrest for a slew of offences ranging from uttering threats to careless use of a firearm, to breaking and entering.

Police believe he was involved in a violent incident Saturday on Sinclair Street where he forced his way into a home and pointed a gun at two women inside.

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They said Brandson is believed to be armed with a firearm and said the public should not to approach him.

Brandson is described as 5’10”, 160 lbs, with a medium build, brown hair and brown eyes.

He may be driving a white 2002 Ford F250 extended-cab truck with an FSY 839 licence plate.

Anyone with information about Brandson’s whereabouts is asked to call 911, the police Major Crimes Unit (204-986-6219) or Crime Stoppers (204-786-TIPS).

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