Child shows up at school on weekend to get fed: police

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 100 calls for service from May 1st, 8 a.m. till May 4th, 8 a.m.

  • May. 4, 2015 4:00 p.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 100 calls for service from May 1st, 8 a.m. till May 4th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, 17 people were lodged in Terrace cells – nine of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

An iPod was found at the Corner Store on Haugland St.

A black 2012 GMC Sierra truck and a red 2003 Ford Windstar collided at the Royal Bank parking lot on Lakelse Ave. No injuries. Both vehicles sustained damage.

Fight at the Terrace Public Library. Police arrested a 13-year-old boy and charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A fridge was dumped off in the Skeena Mall Parking lot.

Suicidal 40-year-old man. Police apprehended the intoxicated man. He was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital via BC Ambulance and assistance of police.

Two intoxicated men were observed climbing a wooden sign in Thornhill. One of the men provided false personal information to police. The 23-year-old man was arrested.

Intoxicated persons on Eby St. An 18-year-old woman and a 19-year-old man were arrested. The man had an outstanding warrant for his arrest and he was held for court.

A man dressed in dark clothing and pushing a shopping cart stole a portable red Honda generator, 3000 EU, Valard written on the side, out of the back of a truck parked at the Bear Country Inn.

An intoxicated man passed out in an ATM lobby defecated all over himself. Police requested the assistance of BC Ambulance who transported him to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Speakers, two amplifiers, two subwoofers, and two capacitors were stolen from an unlocked 1993 GMC Sierra parked on River Rd. sometime between 1:30 a.m. and 7 a.m. on May 2nd.

On Sunday, a five-year-old child was found waiting for a school to open so he could get fed. Police requested the assistance of Ministry of Children and Families.

A blue 1994 Chevrolet Cavalier was checked on Hwy 16 west. The 23-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. He was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

Intoxicated 33-year-old man broken into a residence, made a suicidal comment, then left on foot. Police located the man nearby destroying a fence. He attempted through various means to get police to shoot him. He was arrested without incident and is held for court. He was in breach of condition of Recognizance of not to consume alcohol.

Suicidal 52-year-old man threatening to jump off the bridge. Police spoke with the man. Unsubstantiated. He was arrested.

A Bob Marley purse, iPhone 5, and a jean jacket were stolen when their owner passed out at a party on Sparks St. on the Night of May 2nd.

A grey 2013 Chevrolet Cruz was pulled over on Hwy 37 south for going 126 km/hr in a 100 km/hr zone. The 20-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

Shoplifters at Safeway. A 41-year-old woman was arrested a short distance away for theft and for breaching a condition of not to be in the presence of another person. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A man beating up another man on Hampton Ave. Police arrested a 36-year-old man. He was in breach of condition of Undertaking to not consume alcohol. He is held for court.

A woman was robbed at the corner of Hall St./Haugland Ave. shortly after 10 p.m. on Sunday night. A man approached the woman asking for a cigarette, then pushed her to the ground and snatched her purse. The man is described as 6 ft 3 inches, Caucasian, wearing a black hoodie and blue jeans.

A man walking in the area of Hall St./Haugland Ave. was checked. Investigation led to a warrant being issued for the man’s arrest. The 35-year-old man was arrested and held in custody.

A man and woman fighting on Sparks St. Police arrested a 38-year-old man. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

If you have information about this 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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