Mailboxes, stop sign sprayed pink by vandals

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 75 calls for service from November 28th, 8 a.m. till December 1st, 8 a.m.

  • Mon Dec 1st, 2014 2:00pm
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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 75 calls for service from November 28th, 8 a.m. till December 1st, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, there were nine people lodged in Terrace cells – five of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

Mischief. Two groups of mailboxes and a stop sign on Bailey St. were spraypainted with pink paint sometime during the night of November 27/28.

Disturbance in a residence. A boy locked himself in a bathroom with a knife. Police spoke with the 16-year-old boy and apprehended him under the Mental Health Act without incident. He was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

A red 2004 Chevrolet Aveo and black 2013 Chevrolet Silverado collided at Hwy 16/Brooks St. The driver of the Chevrolet was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries received.

While police were at the hospital on another matter, staff advised that an intoxicated woman was wandering the hallways and causing problems. Checks determined that the woman was breaching her recognizance condition of not to be outside of her residence when under the influence of alcohol. Police arrested the 34-year-old woman. She is held for court.

Sexual assault investigation.

Party on Queensway Dr. Police advised the man that permitting minors to consume liquor is a $575 fine. The man shut the party down.

Domestic assault. Property was burnt and a woman was assaulted. Police arrested a 22-year-old man. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Domestic assault. A man sustained injuries to his face. Police arrested a 48-year-old woman. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A red 2013 GMC 4 door sedan collided with a grey 1999 Honda Accord at Park Ave./Kalum St. The GMC sustained major damage and was towed.

Domestic assault. A man refusing to leave a residence. A 32-year-old man was arrested. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

An intoxicated couple trying to get into a residence. Police arrested a 44-year-old man on an outstanding warrant.

A man delivering pizza had the window smashed out of his truck and the panel dented from a boot kick. Under investigation.

Attempted break and enter to a business on Clark St. A door lock and frame were damaged in the attempt. Under investigation.

Suicidal and AWOL 14-year-old girl. Police apprehended the girl under the Mental Health Act and transported her to Mills Memorial Hospital.

A black 1999 Ford XLT was pulled over at the Thornhill Community Centre. The 46-year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a warn. He was served a Driving Suspension.

Shoplifter at Safeway fled. He fled prior to police attendance. Under investigation.

Vandalism. Two tires on a white 2002 Chevy Tahoe were punctured while the vehicle was parked on the 4800 block of Halliwell Ave.

Group of people drinking alcohol inside of the Canada Post on Emerson St. Police spoke with the group and directed them elsewhere.

Theft of a black canvas bag containing a purse, keys, identification, and various cards was stolen from a cart inside of Walmart while the woman was looking at some bread. Under investigation.

Shoplifter at the Skeena Liquor Store. Suspect is an older First Nations man wearing a bulky winter jacket with a fur trim around the hood. Under investigation,

If you have information about this crime contact the Terrace RCMP at 250-638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at 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.