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October 17, 2017

Winnipeg Police Service Media Release
For Immediate Release

Robbery - Arrest: C17-234266

On October 16, 2017 at approximately 8:00 p.m. a Winnipeg Transit driver contacted police regarding an intoxicated youth female on his bus, causing a disturbance. While on the bus, the youth began yelling and swearing at a female passenger, grabbing her purse, punching her once in the upper body and threatening to kill her.

General patrol members located the bus at Kenaston Blvd. and Grant Ave. where the youth female was removed from the bus and arrested.

The victim suffered minor injuries and did not require medication attention.

A 16-year-old female of Winnipeg has been charged with Robbery, Utter Threats and Fail to Comply with Conditions of an Undertaking X2.

    • Last Update: October 17, 2017

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