Drunk driver’s breath sample more than double the legal limit

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 16 calls for service from January 19th, 8 a.m. till January 20th, 8 a.m.

  • Jan. 20, 2016 12:00 p.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 16 calls for service from January 19th, 8 a.m. till January 20th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, two people were lodged in Terrace cells – one person was lodged for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

Police pulled over a white Dodge truck in the parking lot of the BC Liquor Store. The 56-year-old driver did not have a valid driver’s licence. He provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. He provided additional samples of breath that were more than double the legal limit. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle was impounded.

A group of people drinking alcohol in an alley behind Lazelle Ave. The group was spoken with.

Fight on Lakelse Ave. Police arrested an intoxicated adult man.

Intoxicated man on Lakelse Ave. Checks of the area were done.

Group of people fighting on Lakelse Ave. Checks determined that one of the men causing the disturbance was in breach of a curfew condition of a recognizance. The 23-year-old man was arrested and is held for court.

Elsewhere Terrace

Noise complaint. Police spoke with an angry person. Assistance was requested from an external agency.

False business alarm on Earle St.

Breach of a no contact condition. Police spoke with the people involved. Unsubstantiated.

Concerns about people on the ice of the Skeena River.

Sexual assault investigation.

An intoxicated man causing problems in a residence. Police spoke with the people involved. A resolution was reached.

A red Dodge Neon was pulled over on Haugland Ave./Keefer St. The driver had a class 7N driver’s licence and was in violation of two restrictions.


Abandoned 911 call. It was determined to not be a police matter.

Break and enter. Police spoke with a person. Unfounded.

A Samsung Galaxy S4 phone in a blue Otterbox hard case was lost at a business on Clark St.


Familial dispute. Police spoke with the people involved. 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 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.

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