Five people arrested when police find stolen truck

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 34 calls for service from October 30th, 8 a.m. till October 31st, 8 a.m.

  • Oct. 31, 2014 1:00 p.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 34 calls for service from October 30th, 8 a.m. till October 31st, 8 a.m.

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

Downtown Terrace

False business alarm on Lazelle Ave.

A woman upset about fireworks being sold and set off on sidewalks. Police explained the fireworks can be sold and set off on private property from October 24th to November 1, but not sidewalks.

Accumulation of wallets found at Tim Horton’s were turned into the detachment. Police were able to contact one of the four owners to retrieve their wallet.

Police located a black 2010 Dodge Ram truck that had been stolen out of Prince Rupert parked in front of the Coast Cold Beer and Wine store. Three people sitting in the back seat were arrested. One of these people was in breach of a probation order with a condition to not be found outside of her residence while intoxicated. Charges are being forwarded on the 24-year-old woman. Another person had an outstanding warrant for her arrest out of New Hazelton. The 17-year-old girl was arrested on this warrant. Two people, who included the driver, were arrested inside of the Liquor Store. A credit card in the name of the registered owner was found on one of these men. Unauthorized purchases were made and attempted on the card. Charges of possession of stolen property and fraud are being forwarded on this man. The driver had three warrants for his arrest out of Dawson Creek. He provided two samples of breath that were in excess of the legal limit. Charges are being forwarded on the 28-year-old driver for breach of undertaking condition of no consume alcohol, operating a motor vehicle while impaired and over the legal limit, two counts of operating a motor vehicle while disqualified, possession of stolen property, two counts of fraud, operate a motor vehicle while prohibited, and operate a motor vehicle while suspended. He is held for court.

A woman observed a man grab a child by the throat and shake him inside of McDonald’s. The incident was not reported till the woman returned to Kitimat later in the day. Under investigation.

A man inside of a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. acting in an irrational manner causing a disturbance. He left on a bike prior to police attendance. Checks were done of the area.

Elsewhere Terrace

Assault at the bus stop on Park Ave. Checks were done of the area. Further details could not be obtained.

Hit and run to a vehicle parked in the Tim Horton’s parking lot on Keith Ave. Damage was minimal.

A man threatened a woman with a knife. The woman was hiding in the basement. Police spoke with the people involved. No cooperation. Unsubstantiated.

Suicidal woman on the old Skeena Bridge. Police spoke with the woman. Unsubstantiated. The woman was grossly intoxicated and arrested.

Man masturbating in the Walmart parking lot. Police arrested a 55-year-old man. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Two suspicious men on bikes in the area of Uplands School. Checks were done of the area.

Traffic complaint. Under investigation.

False business alarm on McConnell Ave.Theft from a red 2010 Ford Fusion parked on Lazelle Ave. A large number of CD’s were stolen.

A firework was set off on the front door of a residence on Sparks St. Checks were done of the area.

Breach of a no contact order. Police spoke with the people involved. Family matter.

Intoxicated driver in a silver Kia Sport on Hwy 16 leaving the Copperside. Police located the vehicle at the registered owner’s address. The intoxicated registered owner was spoken with.

An intoxicated manager of a motel on Hwy 16 west threw an object at a car in the parking lot causing a dent. Police spoke with the people involved. Conflicting versions of events received. The manager was not intoxicated. An object was not thrown. The group was belligerent and refusing to leave. Unsubstantiated complaint.

Assist Terrace Fire Department with a vehicle fire. A blue Ford truck parked in the driveway of a residence on Kenney St. was damaged by fire. Not suspicious.

A grey Ford Focus hit the ditch on Hwy 16 near Samish Flats. No injuries. No damage to vehicle.

A person unable to use the Royal Bank ATM due to two people sleeping in the lobby.


Assist Kitimat RCMP with document service.

Abandoned 911 call from a cell phone. Police spoke with the people involved. No issues.


Harassment complaint. Police discussed the situation with a woman.

Assist Nass Valley RCMP with document service.

Erratic driver in a dark blue Chevrolet Cruise on Hwy 37 going towards Kitimat.

Intoxicated and belligerent person being refused passage on a flight at the Terrace Airport. Checks determined that the man had an outstanding warrant for his arrest out of Deas Island Traffic Division. The 49-year-old man was arrested.


An intoxicated man reported that he lent his DVD player to his cousin and now she won’t give it back. Police spoke with the man.

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 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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