On Wednesday at about 8:00 p.m. Brandon RCMP received a report of an erratic driver eastbound on Highway 1 near Moosomin. At 08:30 p.m. a separate report originated in the Virden area involving the same suspect vehicle, a 2011 Black Hyundai Sonata with a Saskatchwan licence plate. It was reported the vehicle was exceeding 130 km/hr and driving in a dangerous manner.
Brandon RCMP responded and intercepted the vehicle near the junction of Highway 1 and 270. A 19 year old man from Winnipeg was arrested and released on a promise to appear in Brandon Provincial Court on August 21, 2014. The man is facing several driving offences and possession of a controlled substance.