Site Accessibility Information Access Key 1 to Skip to Top Navigation Access Key 2 to Skip to the Three One One link Access Key 3 to Skip to City of Winnipeg Main Menu Access Key 4 to Skip to Left Navigation Menu Access Key 5 to Skip to Content area Access Key 6 to Skip to Right Sidebar content area Access Key 7 to Skip to Footer Links
City of Winnipeg
|  Link to the City of Winnipeg French websiteFrançais  |
Until Election Day
on October 24

Winnipeg Police Service

News Room > Media Releases

Current Media Release | This Month's Media Releases
. Archives | Search Media Releases .

April 29, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Public Mischief - Arrest: C17-87484

On April 28th, 2017, at approximately 4:20 p.m., the Winnipeg Police Service received a report of a bomb threat at a retail mall in the 1200 block of St Mary's Road.

Numerous police resources were deployed including General Patrol, Community Support and K-9 members.

At approximately 5:20 p.m., a second bomb threat for the same location was received while police resources remained on-scene.

Uniformed members partnered with mall security personnel to resolve the situation and both threats were determined to be unfounded.

An investigation resulted in the arrest of an 18-year-old male in the area of Bishop Grandin Boulevard between River Road and St. Mary's Road.

Baron Morisette has been charged with the following:

- Public Mischief (x2)
- Fail to Comply with Probation Order

He was detained in custody.

    Last Update: May 1, 2017

Constable Rob Carver, Public Information Officer
Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Tammy Skrabek, Public Information Officer

Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

Office: 204-986-3061
E-mail: WPS-PIO@winnipeg.ca

Make the Right Call
  • Emergency calls: 9-1-1
  • Non-emergency calls:
    1-204-986-6222
  • Hearing impaired line:
    1-204-942-7920
News & Highlights
Connect With Us