Man arrested for cabin fire

HERE'S THE incidents that local police dealt with in the past 24 hours:

  • Mar. 2, 2012 5:00 a.m.

HERE’S THE incidents that local police dealt with in the past 24 hours:

Downtown Terrace

– 34 yr old man attempted a theft from Safeway. This man is already banned from the store. Police gave advice to store employees.

– complaint of unwanted touching. Under investigation.

– false business alarm on Emerson St.

– report of suspicious activity. Under investigation.

– two men and one woman were observed by police on Emerson St. and Greig Ave. in an intoxicated state. All three were arrested for public intoxication.

– an intoxicated man was observed sitting in a stairwell on Emerson St. His alcohol was destroyed. He was moved on.


– counterfeit $20 passed in a business.

– vehicle check on Scott Ave. / Munro St.. An 18 yr old driver was issued a 24 hr suspension for being impaired by drug.

– man refusing to leave the door of a residence on Park Ave. He was transported to the soup kitchen when police determined that he was just cold and sober.

– police apprehended a man under the Mental Health Act and transported him to Mills Memorial Hospital.

– a 34 yr old man was lying on a sidewalk on Kalum St. He was intoxicated and had fallen down and hurt his leg. BC Ambulance transported him to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment.

– complaint of theft from a residence on Pear St. Missing is a 47 inch TV, a remote helicopter, and two laptops. Under investigation.

– a 36 yr old man was intoxicated and passes out at a computer in the Terrace Library. Police arrested him. Police called BC Ambulance to assist as the man was displaying irrational behavior. He was on a 15 month conditional sentence order out of New Aiyansh. He was held for court.

– false 911 call on Haugland Ave.

– BC Ambulance requested police assistance in dealing with a man. Police attended and arrested a 41 yr old man for public intoxication.

– report of a 14 yr old girl in an unsafe situation in the Rainbow Inn. Police attended and transported the girl elsewhere.

– drug paraphernalia was confiscated from an employee at the Men’s Shelter on Hall St. Police attended and retrieved same to be destroyed.

– report of drug activity. Under investigation.

– noise complaint on Sparks St. The party was shut down by police.

– noise complaint on Pear St. The party was shut down by police.

– sexual assault investigation


– cabin on fire about 10 km East of Terrace on Kitselas Rd. Police attended and arrested a man for mischief and arson. Under investigation.

– grey Sunfire speeding on Hwy 16. Checks were done of area.

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. Or a tip can be left anonymously online at

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