Man’s credit card charged more than agreed amount on ‘Shagaholic’ website

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 34 calls for service from September 15th, 8 a.m. till September 16th, 8 a.m.

  • Tue Sep 16th, 2014 7:00pm
  • News

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 34 calls for service from September 15th, 8 a.m. till September 16th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, four people were lodged in Terrace cells, all for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

Group of people drinking on the steps of the Coast on Lakelse Ave. The group was spoken with.

Fraud investigation at a business. Internal theft. Under investigation.

Suspicious man at the Pita Pit. Checks were done of the area.

An item went missing during a delivery.

Homeless person requesting accommodation. BC Ambulance and police attempted to find suitable accommodation for the mildly intoxicated man, unsuccessfully. A second call was received later in the night. Police checked on the man. He was fine.

A dirt bike with no lights racing up and down Lakelse Ave. Checks were done of the area.

Elsewhere Terrace

Vandalism to a white Chevrolet C25 truck parked on Loen Ave. Damage to the front headlight, bumper, and hood. Occurred during the night of Sept 14/15.

A black Guess wallet containing various cards and ID was lost on September 11th on Hwy 16 west near the Shell gas station.

The window of a business on Scott Ave. was broken with possibly a pellet or BB gun sometime over the weekend.

Several unwanted intoxicated people inside of a residence. Investigation determined that they were invited into the residence by the other resident. Not a police matter. Police were called back to the residence later in the evening. A 35-year-old woman agreed to leave the residence but made a threatening gesture on her exit so was arrested. Allegations were made that led police to transporting the woman to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment. The allegations were unsubstantiated. The woman was escorted to cells.

BC Ambulance requests police attendance in a medical emergency. Attendance cancelled prior to attendance.

A seven-year-old boy refusing to get into a vehicle. The boy decided to cooperate prior to police attendance.

False 911 call. Police attended the location and everyone was fine.

Police apprehended a 40-year-old woman under the Mental Health Act.

Erratic driver in a blue Dodge truck on Hwy 16 west in front of Walmart.

Group of youth causing a disturbance on Tetrault St. Police spoke with group.

People causing a disturbance at a unit on Haugland Ave. Police spoke with two men. A short time later police were called back when the noise escalated. Police spoke with the men, options and consequences were discussed, the two decided to take their noise elsewhere.

Group of youths causing a disturbance on Bailey St. Police spoke with two people in the area.

A man provided his credit card number to a female at a website called Shagaholic and was charged more than the agreed upon sum. The matter is being dealt with by the credit card company.

Erratic driver in a grey Toyota near Kalum Lake Rd./McConnell Ave. Checks were done of the area.


Assist Nanaimo RCMP with an investigation of a missing person.

Abandoned red Buick parked on Queensway Dr. Police spoke with the registered owner.

Suspicious van parked on a logging road off of Parmenter Ave./Hagen St. Police spoke with the man. Second call on this vehicle.

Child walking alone. Police located the child. No issues.

Noisy party on Queensway Dr. Police spoke with the host.


Theft of gas from a residence on Usk Ferry Rd. The jerry can was returned, minus the fuel.

Theft of medication from a residence on Kroyer St. Under investigation.

A minor was provided alcohol and drugs. Under investigation.

Facebook posting of a possible missing youth from Terrace being sighted in Victoria. Police made enquiries.

Small cars racing on Old Lakelse Lake Dr. One car is blue, the other orange, and another is silver. Checks were done of the area.

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.