Man facing 15 charges following break and enter

June 23, 2020
Johnville, New Brunswick

News release

A 22-year-old man from Gordonsville, N.B. has been charged with 15 offences following two break and enters that occurred in Johnville and Carlow, N.B.

On June 16, 2020, at approximately 11:30 p.m., members of the Woodstock RCMP and Perth-Andover RCMP responded to a report of a break and enter that occurred at a home on South Johnville Road in Johnville. The suspect fled the home in a vehicle.

At 11:50 p.m., members of the Woodstock RCMP and Perth-Andover RCMP responded to another report of a break and enter on Lockhart Mill Road in Carlow.

Shortly before midnight, police located the suspect vehicle, but the driver refused to stop. The vehicle came to a stop a short time later and the driver and sole occupant was taken into custody.

Brandon Richard Lévesque appeared in court and was charged with the following offences:

  • two counts of break and enter
  • assault
  • assault causing bodily harm
  • two counts of threats to person
  • threats to property
  • flight from police
  • driving while suspended
  • theft
  • two counts of mischief under $5000
  • two counts of failing to comply with release order
  • possession of stolen property

He appeared on June 17 by way of a tele-remand and was remanded into custody. On June 19, he appeared in Woodstock Provincial Court for a bail hearing. He was remanded into custody and is scheduled to return to court on July 8, 2020.

The investigation is ongoing.


Contact information

Cpl. James Gallant
Woodstock Detachment
West District RCMP

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