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Monday, April 25, 2016
News Release - Winnipeg Police Service
Monday, 25 April 2016
Arson Arrest C16-80893 On April 24, 2016 at approximately 5:00 p.m. Winnipeg Police general patrol units responded to a report of a commercial break and enter occurring in the first 100 block of Sinawik Bay. Officers arrived at the site, which was a condominium project under construction.
With the assistance of a canine unit police were able to locate a suspect a short distance away.
A 16-year-old male youth, from Winnipeg, will be charged with the following offences:
- Break and Enter - Arson Damage to Property - Mischief Under $5,000 x 2 - Possess Incendiary Material
He was released on a Promise to Appear.
For further information contact either: Constable Jason Michalyshen, Public Information Officer Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs