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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

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