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August 22, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Robbery - Arrest: C17-187925

On August 23, 2017, at approximately 1:30 a.m., an adult male called 911 advising that he had just been robbed. The victim said that he parked his car in the area of Arlington St. and Sargent Ave. He got out and was confronted by a male with a handgun who demanded his car keys and cell phone. The victim was not injured as a result. 

Officers then observed the vehicle being operated in the area of Wellington Ave. and Home St. and attempted to pull the stolen vehicle over. The driver refused to stop and attempted to flee at which time the stolen vehicle was driven into the front end of a marked Winnipeg Police K-9 vehicle which had its emergency equipment activated. The stolen vehicle came to a stop and three occupants were arrested.

Police seized a pellet gun and a can of bear spray.

The K-9 Officer and Police Service Dog were uninjured as a result of the collision.

Autumn Bo Antoine, a 21-years-old female of Winnipeg, as well as a 16-year-old female and male have been charged with:

  • Armed Robbery Using a Firearm
  • Possession of Prohibited or Restricted Weapon
  • Possess Weapon
  • Possession of a Firearm, Restricted/Prohibited Weapon Contrary to Prohibition Order
  • Fail to Comply with Probation Order X2.

The 3 were detained in custody.

Break & Enter, Commercial - Arrest: C17-188630

On August 23, 2027 at approximately 10:30 p.m. Winnipeg Police were alerted to a possible break and enter in progress in the first 100 block of Watt St. General Patrol Officer's from the East District Station quickly arrived on scene and located an adult male in the building holding several stolen items.

Officer's determined that the male used a baseball sized rock to smash a window and gain entry. The male was also in possession of items stolen during an earlier theft from a business in the 300 block of Nairn Av. 

Keenan Marlin Knott, 19,  has been charged with Break, Enter & Theft and Theft Under $5,000. He was detained in custody.

Weapons – Arrest: C17187596

On August 22, 2017, at approximately 6:30 p.m., general patrol officers observed an adult male walking in the 300 block of Langside Street carry a gym bag. Upon seeing the police the male fled on foot, eventually dropping the bag and fleeing into a nearby apartment complex.

The bag was found to contain an airsoft rifle, brass knuckles, a hatchet, as well as credit and debit cards in various names.

At approximately 8:30 p.m., police arrested a suspect exiting the apartment complex.

Harley David COLEMAN, 25, has been charged with the various offences including:

  • Possess Prohibited Weapon
  • Possess Weapon Dangerous Public Purpose
  • Carry Concealed Weapon Prohibited x 3
  • Possess Firearm
  • Fail to Comply Probation Order x 2
  • Possess Credit Card x 5

Coleman was detained in custody.

    • Last Update: August 24, 2017

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