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Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 96 calls for service from November 4th, 8 a.m. till November 8th, 8 a.m.

  • Nov. 8, 2016 10:00 a.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 96 calls for service from November 4th, 8 a.m. till November 8th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, 12 people were lodged in Terrace cells – nine of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

Shoplifter at Save On Foods. Police assisted in identifying the man. He is now banned from the store.

A man pumping his septic tank into the yard of his neighbour. Police spoke with the people involved. Police were called back at a later time. An external agency is assisting.

A black Samsung cell phone in a black case containing various cards and ID was lost between the Soup Kitchen and Skeena Mall on November 4th.

A third party report that a person had posted on a Facebook page that a woman was screaming, possibly being murdered. Police were able to track the original Facebook post but were unable to gather more information. Patrols were conducted in a possible area.

Shoplifter at Canadian Tire. Under investigation.

Domestic dispute. Police spoke with the people involved. It was a consensual fight. Checks determined that a man was in breach of a no consume alcohol condition. The man was arrested and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital. An amount of drugs were also seized. Under investigation.

An intoxicated man using the hospital as a shelter. Checks determined that the man was breaching conditions of not to attend the hospital. The 45-year-old man was arrested and held for court.

Break and enter to a business on Lakelse Ave.

An intruder in a residence and a woman had locked herself in a bathroom for protection. Police arrested an intoxicated man matching the description provided leaving the area. Nothing was taken from the residence. He was intoxicated to the point of not knowing where he was.

A black wallet containing various cards and ID was lost at the library on November 5th.

A beige wallet was found on the bumper of a vehicle.

A youth in breach of a curfew condition. Under investigation.

A group of youths pulled out a stop sign at Clore Ave. Police located the sign and put it back. The group was not located.

Assault. A woman suffered a significant but non-life threatening injury. A woman was arrested and charges of assault causing bodily harm and uttering threats are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A verbal argument. A man pulled a knife and threatened another man. Police spoke with the people involved.

A man and woman sleeping behind the Salvation Army were assaulted. The man suffered a significant non-life threatening injury. The woman suffered injuries. Under investigation.

Four vehicles parked in the area of the 3200 block of Apsley St. had their tires slashed sometime during the night of November 4th/5th.

Familial dispute involving a knife. Police spoke with the people involved. A resolution was reached and an external agency is involved.

Domestic dispute. Property was damaged. A man was arrested and charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Facebook comments. Police gave advice on the matter.

A man breaching conditions of not to be in the Skeena Mall. The incident was reported after the fact. Under investigation.

A red 2014 GMC Sierra was pulled over in the parking lot of Copper Mountain Elementary School. An amount of drugs were seized. The driver was issued a driving suspension for being under the influence of a drug. The vehicle was impounded.

A man was injured in an assault. Due to the level of intoxication of the people involved, police were unable to clarify what had occurred. Under further investigation.

A residence in Dutch Valley surrounded by rushing water. Spring Creek had burst its banks. Ten dogs were transported to the animal shelter. An uncooperative cat fled. Assistance from local horse people was acquired in attempts to transport two horses and a donkey, but they refused to cooperate. Checks were conducted on the trio this morning. They were fine and had access to higher ground.

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 or by texting keyword TERRACE followed by your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

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