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Man calls 911 threatening to kill someone

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 131 calls for service from April 17th, 8 a.m. till April 22nd, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, there were 23 people lodged in Terrace cells – 13 of these people were lodged for public intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

A yellow three-wheeler Yamaha ATV was found in the bush of Hemlock St.

Man and woman arguing on Kalum St. Checks determined that the man had two warrants for his arrest. He fled from police. He was located hiding in the Safeway washroom and arrested.

A dump truck carrying lumber and cement travelling west on Graham Ave. turned north onto Molitor and tipped onto its side. No injuries.

A black 2004 Dodge truck was pulled over in the parking lot of the Park Avenue Medical Building. The driver made attempts to hide from police in the back seat. The 67-year-old driver was served with a Notice of Driving Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

An iPhone 4 with personal photographs on the case was lost on April 7th somewhere between Southside and the Terrace Library.

Assault at the Skeena Mall. Police arrested a 35-year-old woman. She also had outstanding warrants for her arrest. Under investigation.

A woman without shoes saying that she was beat up and threatened with a knife. The woman left the area prior to police attendance. Checks were done of the area. Under investigation.

An intoxicated woman near Lakelse Ave./Eby St. Checks determined that the woman was in breach of Recognizance conditions of not to consume alcohol. Police arrested the 18-year-old woman. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The same woman was arrested again the next day for breaching the same condition. Police arrested her again and held her for court.

A white 1990 Chevrolet Tracker was pulled over on Thornhill Frontage Rd./Desjardins Ave. The 68-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

A woman assaulted by a man. Police spoke with the people involved. The versions of events were conflicting due to the level of intoxication of the people involved. Investigation determined that the report was false and made in anger because a person had dumped out another person's beer.

Police apprehended a 23-year-old man under the Mental Health Act.

A man demanding a taxi claiming to have been just dropped off by gangsters on Mill Ave. The man was sweating profusely and acting irrationally. He was arrested. An amount of marijuana and cocaine were seized from his person.

Police apprehended a 26-year-old man under the Mental Health Act.

A girl kicking the doors of McDonald's walking on Lakelse Ave. A second call came in that the girl was behind the Bear Country Inn. The intoxicated girl had become stuck in between a shed and a fence. The police removed fence panels to free the girl. She then became combative towards the police. Police arrested the 15-year-old.

A man and woman yelling at each other on Lakelse Ave. Checks determined that the man was in breach of probation conditions of not to consume alcohol. Police arrested the 38-year-old man. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A brown 2000 Ford F150 was checked on Hwy 113. The 33-year-old driver was prohibited from driving. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle he was driving was impounded.

Three men banging on windows and causing problems at a residence on Tetrault St. Police arrested two men, both 23-years-old. One of the men became resistive at the detachment and punched a police officer repeatedly in the head. Charges of assaulting police officer are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A black 2005 Honda Civic was pulled over on Hwy 113. The 35-year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. He was arrested. An amount of cocaine and other drugs were seized from his person. Checks determined that the man had an outstanding warrant out of Kitimat. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibiton. The vehicle he was driving was impounded. Under investigation.

An intoxicated man who is banned from a restaurant on Hwy 16 refusing to leave. There were numerous calls in regards to this man throughout the night causing problems throughout town. The 22-year-old man was arrested. He resisted and had to be placed on the ground to complete the arrest. He was arrested the next day as well for intoxication and refusing to leave a business on Greig Ave.

A person called 911 and made comment that he was going to kill someone. Police located the man who matched the description of a man involved in numerous other calls throughout the night causing problems. The 48-year-old man was arrested.

A woman suffered injury in an assault. She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries. Under investigation.

A green 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier was pulled over on Hwy 16/Clark St. The 23-year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a reading. The driver had a Class 7 N licence with restrictions of zero alcohol. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition.

Seven calls of people sleeping in various ATM vestibules.

A brown camper van collided with a Honda Civic in the parking lot of the Shoppers Drug Mart on Lakelse Ave. then left the scene. Under investigation.

Two men fighting on Kalum St. Checks determined that a man was in breach of his no alcohol condition related to a Conditional Discharge. Police arrested the 22-year-old man. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Missing 16-year-old boy.

A grey 2011 Dodge truck was pulled over on Hwy 16 east. The 31-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in warns. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition.

A grey 2003 Honda Civic struck a young Grizzly bear on Hwy 16 near Lakelse Lake Provincial Park. The bear died. The vehicle sustained minor damage.

Shoplifting at Canadian Tire. Police attended to the residence attached to the BC licence plate number of the vehicle that was associated to the theft. A 17-year-old boy was arrested. Under investigation.

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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