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Women calls police to say she's going to cut someone's throat

TERRACE RCMP have responded to approximately 91 calls for service from April 23rd, 8 a.m. till April 26th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, there were 14 people lodged in Terrace Cells. Twelve of these people were lodged for public intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

Police have identified a 17-year-old boy responsible for some of the graffiti in Terrace. The boy has refused to take part in Restorative Justice. Charges of mischief are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A red oval diesel tidy tank was stolen from the wall of a business on Hampton St.

While on foot patrol, police observed two boys acting suspiciously in the Skateboard Park. A 16-year-old boy was holding spray paint in his hands and admitted to being about to deface public property. He was turned over to a parent. The other 16-year-old boy has already been referred to Restorative Justice due to other graffiti incidents he has admitted responsibility for.

Facebook bullying. Nasty comments that a person claims are not true are being posted about her. Police involvement was not wanted at this time.

A man banged on a door of a residence on Twedle Ave. When the homeowner answered the door, the man appeared nervous and asked what time it was. This man is described as 17-year- old, 5 ft. 9 inches, blonde hair, wearing a black shirt and jeans. Another person was waiting for this man in the roadway on a bicycle. They left eastbound.

Break and enter to Sight and Sound on Keith Ave at 2:30 a.m. on April 24th. The glass door was smashed open. Under investigation.

An abandoned stroller at the Elks Park. Police attempted to contact the name inside of the stroller. A short time later, police received a call that the same stroller had been stolen. It was returned to its owner. The bike that was attached to the stroller remains missing. It was a yellow Norco, 10 speed, with older style handlebars and a basket on the front.

A woman was defrauded for thousands of dollars. A company misrepresented itself as an employee for mystery shoppers. Money was wired via Western Union to various locations in the United States. Under investigation.

Police were investigating another matter at Caledonia Senior School when a disturbance was noted in the parking lot. Police approached the boys and the smell of marijuana was in the air. An amount of marijuana and paraphernalia were seized from two boys ages 18 and 17.

Three people drinking under the Old Bridge. A woman became agitated for no apparent reason and punched a man numerous times. The man punched her back. The woman responded by pulling out a knife and waved it around. This woman called police on herself to report she was going to cut a person's throat. The man and another woman left. Police arrested a 29-year-old woman for breaching a no consume condition. The 21-year-old man and 22-year-old woman who left were arrested later on in the evening in the George Little Park for public intoxication. They were not cooperative with police regarding the assault.

Motor vehicle collision on Hwy 16 east. A Northern Health bus was travelling westbound when a grey 2000 Chevrolet Tahoe pulled over to the shoulder of the highway. The bus began to pass the Chevrolet when the Chevrolet pulled back onto the highway. The driver's side mirror rubbed along the passenger side of the bus. The driver of the Chevrolet did not have a driver's license. No injuries.

A man at a residence on Twunyow St. wanted a ride from police to his family member's house. He was advised to call a cab.

Fraud. A 45-year-old woman cashed a cheque for a very large amount of money. The cheque was fake. Now the woman is receiving threats.

A 26-year-old man has failed to comply with the condition of his undertaking to report to a bail supervisor. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

An Apple IPhone 4S was lost at the Skeena Mall on April 25th.

A man went home to find his 22-year-old babysitter intoxicated as well as an intoxicated 20-year-old man and an intoxicated 17-year-old girl. Police turned the girl over to her parent.

15-year-old boy has run away from home. He has advised that he is staying at another person's residence for the weekend even though he does not have permission.

An intoxicated 64-year-old man attended to the detachment looking for a place to stay because the Men's Shelter had turned him away due to his level of intoxication. Police arrested him for public intoxication.

A man has reported a theft of British Columbia logs by China. The man states that the logs are being improperly harvested, processed, and shipped to China from the Province of BC. Police gave advice on the matter.

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at 250-638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES). If your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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