Bear shot near auto dealership in Terrace

HERE ARE the events requiring the presence of Terrace RCMP officers for the 24-hour period ending 8 am, Sept. 7, 2012.

  • Sep. 7, 2012 11:00 a.m.

HERE ARE the events requiring the presence of Terrace RCMP officers for the 24-hour period ending 8 am, Sept. 7, 2012.

Downtown Terrace

– suicidal 44 yr old woman. She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital by BC Ambulance. She was picked up again by police 6 hours later. She had fallen due to her level of intoxication and injured herself. BC Ambulance transported the woman to Mills Memorial Hospital.

– 23 yr old woman was caught shoplifting at Safeway and was uncooperative with staff. Police attended and arrested the woman. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

– police observed two intoxicated men passed out on Emerson St. Police arrested the 31 and 35 yr old men for public intoxication. The 31 yr old man spit into the face and neck of the arresting police officer, and then threatened the police officer. Charges of assault peace officer are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

– abandoned 911 call. The female stated she was assaulted then hung up. Under investigation.

Elsewhere Terrace

– bear at Norburd RV. Police attended and observed the bear on Park Ave. The bear was shot by police in the back lot of MacCarthy Motors. Conservation Officers attended and retrieved the carcass.

– a truck parked on Tetrault St had its driver’s side window smashed out.

– police were requested to assist the Ministry of Children and Families with the apprehension of a child.

– false residential alarm on Labelle Ave.

– a woman was punched twice in the shoulder by a woman who was refused services. No injuries.

– two bikes described as a Schwinn dark blue men’s bike and a GT Virage were stolen from Tetrault St.

– a woman reported that a man came into her residence on Kalum St and stole things from a cabinet and then left. The incident was reported 10 hrs after the fact. Police spoke with the people possible involved.

– sexual assault investigation.

– a woman called on behalf of her elderly parents that a young man attempted to gain entry into their home at approximately 2:30 AM on Weber Ave. The man ran when the elderly man opened the door. The police advised the woman to ensure that her parents call immediately if a person is attempting to gain entry into their home.

– a man who was refused entry into the Men’s Shelter on Hall St became upset and threw a shopping cart at the building. No damage. The 27 yr old man was spoken with by police.

– a woman dialed 911 on her cell phone to test it. Police spoke with the woman.

– a disturbance on Pear St. Police attended. Two intoxicated woman in the area were yelling at each other and had since left.

– a woman called 911 because she was having an argument with her husband and wanted it to stop. Police spoke with the people involved.

– intoxicated man on Tetrault St / Haugland Ave. Checks were done of area. A second report was received that people had attended and helped the man.

– a black, white, and pink Playboy Bunny wallet containing various cards, ID, and cash was lost in or around Walmart.

– construction noise at 11:30 at night on a gravel pit on Kalum FSR. Checks were done of the area and it was quiet.

– suicidal 21 yr old woman. Police spoke with the woman. She was not suicidal.

– suicidal 31 yr old woman. Police apprehended the woman under the Mental Health Act and transported her to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment.


– possible domestic dispute. Police spoke with the people involved. There was verbal argument.

– erratic driver in a red Pontiac on Hemlock St. The 17 yr old driver was spoken with.

– false cellular 911 call

– loud music on Old Lakelse Lake Dr. Police attended and it was quiet. A man was spoken with. Ongoing neighbour issues.

– a man purchased a quad via Facebook. Another man messaged him and said the quad was his and that it was stolen. Under investigation.

– a cat was observed to be thrown from a brown Jeep on Graham Ave / Haugland Ave. Police spoke with the people involved. The cat was not thrown, it had jumped out and was fine.

– police assisted BC Ambulance with a patient


– suicidal 31 yr old woman. Police found the woman under the new bridge near Walmart. A family member took care of the woman.

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


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