Armed and Dangerous Suspects Wanted for Robbery and Assault in Townsite Bay

Sandy Bay First Nation, Manitoba — On the evening of Dec. 28, police were called to the 100 block of Townsite Bay where a male victim had been assaulted by three adult suspects demanding money. The suspects, armed and dangerous, entered the victim’s residence and violently attacked him, causing a laceration to his hand with a knife. The suspects then robbed the victim of an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the scene.

Following the incident, the victim was transported to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. The police have since issued warrants for the arrest of the three suspects, one of whom has been identified as Landon Dwayne Desmarais, an 18-year-old male from Sandy Bay First Nation wanted for robbery with a weapon. The authorities have urged the public not to approach the suspects as they are considered armed and dangerous.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing and anyone with information is encouraged to contact the MFNPS Sandy Bay detachment at 204-843-7701. Anonymous tips can also be provided through Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and

In response to the violent assault, the community is on edge and concerned for their safety. The police continue to work diligently to apprehend the suspects and ensure the safety of the residents. The incident serves as a sobering reminder of the importance of community vigilance and cooperation with law enforcement to combat crime and ensure public safety.

To provide information or tips regarding the incident, individuals can contact the MFNPS Sandy Bay detachment at the provided phone number or reach out to Manitoba Crime Stoppers anonymously. The authorities have emphasized the urgency of the situation and urged the community to come forward with any relevant information to assist in the apprehension of the suspects and prevent further incidents.