Two drunks call police to do a ‘booze run’

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 32 calls for service from July 9th, 8 a.m. till July 10th, 8 a.m.

  • Fri Jul 10th, 2015 2:00pm
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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 32 calls for service from July 9th, 8 a.m. till July 10th, 8 a.m.

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

Downtown Terrace

A civil issue of payment at a motel. Not a police matter.

People drinking in behind an alley off of Greig Ave. Police spoke with a group, who were simply sitting in the shade.

Intoxicated person refusing to leave a restaurant. Police arrested a middle aged man.

Hit and run. It was reported in error. Information had been left.

Intoxicated man passed out in a door well. Police arrested a middle aged man.

Elsewhere Terrace

Fraudulent charges incurred on a credit card. Over $1,000 worth of unauthorized charges relating to cell phones stemming out of Ontario. The compromised card was cancelled.

A dog in a car at a restaurant on Keith Ave. Police observed the vehicle parked in the shade with a blanket covering the front window. No concerns for the dog.

A Ford F150 was rear-ended by a Honda Prelude on Keith Ave. The Honda was towed.

Unlicensed driver. Checks were done of the area.

Assist BC Ambulance with an intoxicated patient.

Assist BC Ambulance with gaining access into a residence.

Group of people drinking alcohol in George Little Park. Police spoke with a group. No alcohol was noted and a man was left to continue napping.

A group with a campfire near the old bridge. Checks were done of the area.

Domestic assault. A woman was assaulted, suffering minor injuries. An adult man was arrested. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A very young child without a caregiver. Investigation determined that it was miscommunication amongst the family. No issues.

Family dispute. Police spoke with the people involved and a resolution was reached.

Intoxicated suicidal man. Police spoke with two intoxicated people who had just run out of liquor and wanted police to do a booze run. The request was declined. Unsubstantiated call.

Assist BC Ambulance. Numerous people had been drinking when one collapsed. The person was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Breach of undertaking investigation.

A wallet was found and returned to its owner.

Breach. A youth was spoken with.

Thornhill

Possible impaired driver. The vehicle was pulled over. The driver was sober, just sightseeing.

Domestic dispute. A threat was uttered. An adult woman was arrested and charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Police stood by to keep the peace when a woman collected personal belongings from a residence.

Rural

An adult man displaying mental health issues. Police spoke with the man

Three vehicle motor vehicle incident. A Dodge Caravan rear-ended a Toyota truck then rolled back into a Ford truck at the intersection of Hwy 37/Hwy 16. The Dodge and Toyota were towed. The driver of the Dodge was transported via BC Ambulance to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment. [Correction – The Toyota rear-ended the Dodge and then rolled back into the Ford. Our apologies for the error.]

Noise complaint. Police spoke with the owner of the residence.

Abandoned vehicle on Copper River Forest Service Road. Under investigation.

A cigarette butt was thrown out of a window of a vehicle on Kalum Lake Dr.

A downed power line caused a large brush fire on the side of Hwy 113. External agencies attended to deal with the fire which was quickly put out.

Gitaus

Fight. Police arrested an intoxicated middle aged man.

Kitsumkalum

911 call from a payphone. It was an intoxicated woman wanting a ride. Police observed the woman walking with a man. No concerns.

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.