Car hits ditch, driver’s breath test more than double legal limit

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 89 calls for service from January 26th, 8 a.m. till January 29th, 8 a.m.

  • Feb. 29, 2016 9:00 a.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 89 calls for service from January 26th, 8 a.m. till January 29th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, 19 people were lodged in Terrace cells – 10 of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

A red Nintendo 3Ds was stolen from a jacket pocket in the staff room of a business.

Police observed a man sleeping on a sidewalk on Lakelse Ave./Emerson St. Checks determined that the man was in breach of conditions of not to be outside of his residence when under the influence of alcohol and not to possess drugs. The 23-year-old man was arrested and is held for court.

Assault. A man suffered injuries. An adult intoxicated man was arrested. Under investigation.

A truck and a trailer lost control on Hwy 16 east of Terrace and hit the ditch. No injuries. Minimal damage to the trailer.

A man and a woman consuming alcohol outside of the Terrace Library. Checks determined that both were breaching condition of not to consume alcohol. Both were arrested and held for court.

A black 1984 Ford F 250 truck was burnt up when it was left overnight at the Copper Flats when it broke down.

A man passed out in a black 2014 Ford Focus parked partially on the sidewalk in front of a business on Lakelse Ave. The 65 yr old driver provided samples of breath that were close to triple the legal limit. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A black iPhone 4 was lost somewhere in the downtown on the evening of Feb 26th.

Deceased 73-year-old man at a residence on Munroe St.

A Toyota truck was cut off and struck by a Chevrolet Cavalier at Sparks St./Keith Ave. causing the truck to collide with a telephone pole. The passenger of the truck was injured.

A blue 2015 Mitsubishi car hit the ditch on Old Lakelse Lake Dr. The 35-year-old driver provided two samples of breath that were more than double the legal limit. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Shoplifter at Safeway. Police arrested the 21-year-old woman a short distance away. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Shoplifter at Copperside. Checks determined that the man had an outstanding warrant out of New Hazelton for his arrest. The 45-year-old man was arrested.

Vandalism. Four vehicles had their windows smashed out while parked at a business on Greig Ave. during the night of Feb. 27/28.

A silver 2007 Subaru Forrester and a red 2002 Volkswagen Jetta collided at Keith Ave./Sande Overpass. No injuries. The Jetta was towed due to the damage it sustained.

A boat and trailer were stolen from an auto repair yard on Clark St.

Two cell phones went missing when they were left on a table at McDonald’s in Walmart on Feb 28th at approximately 4 p.m.

A grey 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse was pulled over on Lakelse Ave. by police. The 33-year-old driver was prohibited from driving. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle was impounded.

A black 1994 Nissan Quest was pulled over on Hwy 113 just north of Terrace. A Standardized Field Sobriety Test was conducted and the 60-year-old driver performed poorly. He was issued a driving suspension.

Missing teen. Under investigation.

An adult man in breach of a curfew condition. Under investigation.

Break and enter to a business on Keith Ave. High end radar detectors were stolen from a broken glass cabinet. Under investigation.

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 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.

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