Manitoba

Man drunk-dials police, gets arrested for outstanding warrant

Brandon, Man. police say the man called 911 because he was intoxicated

Brandon Police May 2016

A man drunk-dialled Brandon police on Thursday and was arrested for an outstanding warrant. (Riley Laychuk/CBC)

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A man with a warrant out for his arrest drunk-dialled police, snitching on himself.

The man from Dauphin, Man., called 911 on Thursday "for no apparent reason other than he was intoxicated," Brandon police said in a release. 

When officers responded to the call, they found the man had an outstanding warrant for his arrest, with conditions that he not drink alcohol.

The 37-year-old man was arrested.

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