Thompson RCMP investigate aggravated assault

May 25, 2023
Thompson, Manitoba

News release

On May 23, 2023, at approximately 10:20 pm, RCMP responded to an assault at a residence on Brandon Crescent in Thompson.

Upon arrival officers located an injured 21-year-old male. He was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The investigation determined that earlier that evening, a male suspect armed with a baseball bat, broke into the residence, assaulted the victim and fled the scene. Officers identified the male and he was arrested without incident.

Jeremiah Lethbridge, 27, of Thompson has been charged with Aggravated Assault, Break and Enter with Intent and Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose. He was remanded into custody.

Thompson RCMP continue to investigate.


Contact information

Cpl. Julie Courchaine, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
Twitter @rcmpmb | @GRCManitoba |

File number: 2023-713196

Date modified: