September 30, 2021 Media Release

Robbery/Aggravated Assault – Arrests: C21-228047

On September 29, 2021, at 2:34 p.m., Central District General Patrol officers responded to the 500 block of Sherbrook Street after several calls reported a male being assaulted by a weapon – described as a hammer or an axe.

Upon arrival, officers tended to the victim, a male in his 20’s. He was subsequently transported to hospital in critical condition.

Two suspects were taken into custody in the 500 block of Maryland Street after a short foot pursuit by officers.

Members of the Major Crimes Unit continued with the investigation. It is believed the victim had been seriously assaulted with a hatchet-type weapon while being robbed of his bicycle.

The stolen bicycle was recovered, and a set of brass knuckles were located on one suspect upon his arrest. The victim has since been upgraded to stable condition.

Bradley Kenneth Jones, a 32-year-old male of Winnipeg, has been charged with:

- Robbery
- Aggravated Assault
- Possession of Prohibited Weapon Contrary to Prohibition Order (x3)
- Fail to Comply with Condition of Release Order (x2)

Larry Dumas, a 25-year-old male of Winnipeg, has been charged with:

- Robbery
- Aggravated Assault
- Fail to Comply with Condition of Release Order

Both were detained in custody.


Constable Jay Murray, Public Information Officer
Constable Dani McKinnon, Public Information Officer
Constable Claude Chancy, Public Information Officer
Kelly Dehn, Manager of Public Affairs

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