Police investigate gunshots, arrest teens with marijuana

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 21 calls for service from January 21st, 8 a.m. till January 22nd, 8 a.m.

  • Wed Jan 22nd, 2014 3:00pm
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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 21 calls for service from January 21st, 8 a.m. till January 22nd, 8 a.m. During the same time period, nobody was lodged in Terrace Cells.

Downtown Terrace

Theft of TV, wallet, and belongings from a hotel room. Investigation led police to a residence and the TV was recovered.

Two intoxicated women drinking open alcohol in a business on Lakelse Ave. They left prior to police attendance. Checks were done of the area.

Uttering threats investigation. A customer was not happy with the service he received at a business and uttered threats to an employee.

Elsewhere Terrace

A wallet was found at Dairy Queen and returned to its owner.

Intoxicated suicidal 12-year-old girl in the Cassie Hall playground. Police spoke to the people involved.

False business alarm on Legion Ave.

Man and woman arguing on Haugland Ave. Police spoke with an intoxicated man and woman. No offence committed.

False 911 call from a payphone on Keith Ave.

A man accessing text messages of an estranged spouse. Police gave advice on the matter.

Drug investigation. People were spoken with.


A group fighting at the bus stop on Queensway Dr. Checks were done of the area.

Gunsshots in the area of Kirkaldy St. A second call was received. Police pulled over a red 1987 Nissan Pathfinder that was backfiring on Haaland Ave. Police arrested the 19-year-old driver and 17-year-old passenger for possession of marijuana. An amount of marijuana was seized. The driver did not have a driver’s licence. The vehicle was impounded.

Well-being check on staff of a hotel. Police were advised prior to attendance that the staff had checked in and were okay.

Document service for Lisims Nass Valley RCMP.

Landlord/tenant dispute. Police gave advice on the matter.

A red 1995 Dodge Neon rear-ended a red 2010 Dodge Ram on Hwy 37/Queensway Dr. Both vehicles sustained minor damage. No injuries.


A grey Honda Civic was pulled over on Hwy 16 east of Prince Rupert early in the morning. The 43-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in warns. He was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition.

Rock slide on Hwy 16 west of Terrace. A large boulder was partially blocking the road. Police requested the assistance of highway maintenance who cleared the roadway.


A red 2008 Nissan truck and a 1996 Acura collided on Hwy 16/West Kalum Rd. Minor damage to the Acura. No injuries.

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.