Man does ‘drink and dash’ at Thornhill Pub

Later at a disturbance, police arrested him for fraud.

  • May. 10, 2013 4:00 p.m.

TERRACE RCMP have responded to approximately 28 calls for service from May 9, 8 a.m. till May 10, 8 a.m. During the same time period, there have been five people lodged in Terrace Cells. Four of these people were lodged for public intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

a man slapped his hand on a women’s vehicle window when she pulled through the McDonald’s parking lot. No damage. The man told her she was going too fast and she disagreed. Police discussed communication and the appropriate use of 911 with the woman.

two men passed out near the railway tracks south of Apsley St./Greig Ave. A 50-year-old man was arrested for public intoxication.

a person observed a man push another man through a side window of a house on Park Ave.  Police located a 52-year-old man outside of the house. He had a warrant issued for his arrest earlier in the day. He was arrested.

Safeway employees arrested a 41-year-old woman with her son for shoplifting. Police arrested the woman and placed her on an Undertaking with a condition of not to go to Safeway. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

domestic assault in the alley behind Lazelle Ave. Police spoke with the people involved. No injuries. The 20-year-old woman and 27-year-old man were separated.

employees of Safeway observed a man attempting to shoplift. The 54-year-old man is not welcome in the store. Police attended to the man’s residence and advised him of same.

fight in Brolly Park. Police attended and observed a 52-year-old woman pinned backwards against a planter by a 34-year-old woman. Police arrested the 34-year-old woman. She was intoxicated and approached the group wanting to fight and cause problems. She was lodged for public intoxication.

group of intoxicated teens loitering in the parking lot of the Husky. They dispersed prior to police attendance.

Elsewhere Terrace

theft of a Dell laptop from an unlocked black 2005 Toyota 4Runner parked on Cory Dr.

theft of an iPod Nano from an unlocked grey 2004 Toyota Tacoma truck parked on Mile Place.

group of youth smoking marihuana and drinking alcohol outside of a unit on Haugland Ave. They dispersed prior to police attendance.

group partying and smoking marihuana outside of a unit on Pear St. Checks were done of area and advice was given on the matter.

group of intoxicated youth walking around Ferry Island. The resident caretaker dealt with the matter.

intoxicated man staggering down Kalum St. near Scott Ave. Checks were done of the area.

intoxicated man in the hallway of an apartment building on Sparks St., possibly pulled the fire alarm. Police arrested the 34-year-old man in the parking lot for public intoxication. Police spoke with the complainant who was also intoxicated and confirmed that a fire alarm was not pulled.

domestic disturbance on Scott Ave. No offence occurred. A 24-year-old woman and a 24-year-old man agreed to go to bed in separate rooms and stay away from each other for the night.

theft of a matt black 21 speed Kona Mountain bike from a carport of a residence on Mountain Vista Dr.

motor vehicle collision between two vehicles on Haugland Ave.

theft of rims at McCarthy Motors during the night of May 9/10 on Hwy 16 west.


a woman freaking out on another woman. Police spoke with the people involved. A 29-year-old woman and her son were transported to an alternate location for the night till calmer heads could attempt to resolve differences.

a man attempting to pry vehicle keys from a woman’s hand who was lying on the ground. Police conducted checks of the area and no such activity was observed.

A 35-year-old man did a drink and dash at the Thornhill pub. Later on in the evening, a disturbance was observed by police on Kalum St. Amongst the subjects was the intoxicated 35-year-old man. He was arrested for fraud.


report of a business selling liquor without a liquor license.

well-being check of a woman en route to Prince Rupert. She was fine.

false residential alarm on Mountainview Ave.

Airport security seized a prohibited weapon from a 48-year-old man. Police attended and seized two spring loaded knives and a butterfly knife for destruction.


the Kitselas Band school bus was vandalized during the night of May8/9 while parked at the band office on Gitaus Road. The driver’s side headlight was broken and the fire extinguisher inside of the bus was tampered with.

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, online at or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

If your information leads to an arres,t you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

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