Police arrest man with marijuana ‘gaping’ out of jacket pocket

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 80 calls for service from November 27th, 8 a.m. till November 30th, 8 a.m.

  • Mon Nov 30th, 2015 2:00pm
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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 80 calls for service from November 27th, 8 a.m. till November 30th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, 17 people were lodged in Terrace cells – 11 of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

Accessing child pornography investigation.

Group of people fighting on Emerson/Lakelse Ave. Police spoke with the group. Checks determined that one of the men had a warrant for his arrest. The 29-year-old man was arrested. An intoxicated adult man was also arrested.

A red 1991 Honda Civic and a black 2013 Dodge Ram collided on Lakelse Ave. at the Skeena Mall/McDonald’s intersection. No injuries.

A man in the washroom of a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. for over an hour. Checks determined that the man was breaching probation condition of not to be under the influence of alcohol while in Terrace. The 30-year-old man was arrested. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A man passed out at a restaurant on Park Ave. Checks determined that the man was in breach of probation conditions of not to be outside of his residence when under the influence of alcohol. The 49-year-old man was arrested and is held for court.

Police pulled over a truck pulling a cargo trailer on Hwy 16 east. The 44-year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

While investigating another matter, police observed a man with marijuana gaping out of his front jacket pocket. The 20-year-old man was arrested. Marijuana and drug trafficking paraphernalia were seized. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A grey Ford Explorer was pulled over on Keith Ave./Sparks St. The 42-year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

A curfew check was conducted. The youth was not home as per his undertaking condition. Under investigation.

Two young women walking on Lakelse Ave. were told by two men in a nondescript car to get in their car. Police spoke with the women and transported them to a location.

Intoxicated man near Haugland Ave./Cramer St. BC Ambulance transported the man to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment. Police were called back a short time later and apprehended the man under the Mental Health Act just outside of the hospital due to comments he was making.

A grey Chevrolet truck parked in front of a driveway on Davis Ave. Police had the vehicle towed.

A red 2014 GMC Sierra truck was checked while it was parked on Desjardins Ave./Century St. The smell of marijuana was in the air. Marijuana and drug paraphernalia were seized. The 20-year-old driver was issued a driving suspension.

If you have information about crime, 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.