Man finds thief rifling through his vehicle

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 36 calls for service from May 6th, 8 a.m. till May 7th, 8 a.m.

  • May. 7, 2015 8:00 a.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 36 calls for service from May 6th, 8 a.m. till May 7th, 8 a.m.

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

Downtown Terrace

Group of people partying behind a business on Lazelle Ave. Police spoke with the group.

Suspicious person at a restaurant on Keith Ave. He left prior to police attendance. He was located at a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. Police spoke with the man.

Woman passed out in a washroom of a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. Police arrested the intoxicated 22-year-old woman. She attempted to bite a police officer.

Man and woman arguing outside of the Skeena Mall. Checks were done of the area.

A man waving a knife around in the Skeena Mall. Numerous checks were conducted and people were spoken with. Unfounded.

Breach of a no contact order. Under investigation.

A black 2013 Jeep Patriot and a grey 2005 Mazda 3 collided at Kalum St./Lakelse Ave. No injuries. Both vehicles were towed.

An intoxicated and belligerent man refusing to leave the Inn of the West Cold Beer and Wine store. He left prior to police attendance. Checks were done of the area.

Intoxicated man near the Sande Overpass. Checks were done of the area.

Man passed out in the Brolly Square. Police arrested a 37-year-old man.

A window left open to a business on Emerson St. Police contacted a person who secured the building.

Man sleeping inside of the ATM lobby of the TD Bank. Police requested the assistance of a property representative.

Elsewhere Terrace

False resident alarm on Eby St.

A person running an unlicensed raffle on Facebook. Gaming Enforcement Branch is dealing with the matter.

12-year-old boy ran away from school. Police spoke with the boy.

A warrant was issued for a 42-year-old man for failing to attend court.

Police stood by to keep the peace while a person gathered their items.

Harassment complaint. Under investigation.

Suicidal 12-year-old boy. Police apprehended the boy and transported him to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Intoxicated person at Mills Memorial Hospital. Police transported the 17-year-old girl and a 21-year-old man to an alternate location.

Man passed out near the Copperside on Keith Ave. The situation was medical and BC Ambulance transported the man to Mills Memorial Hospital.

A 12-year-old boy and an eight-year-old girl were assaulted by an 11-year-old boy. Ongoing issue. Police attempted to seek a resolution but received no co-operation.

An intoxicated man in breach of no consume alcohol conditions of a recognizance and probation. Police arrested the 23-year-old man and he is held for court.

Man stumbling around close to traffic on Keith Ave./Hall St. Checks were done of the area.

Suicidal 17-year-old girl. Police conducted numerous checks. Later in the night the girl was spoken with. Unsubstantiated.

A man observed the dome light of his parked vehicle on during the night on the 4700 block of Straume Ave. The man went outside and discovered a thief rifling through his vehicle. The thief fled on a bicycle. The thief is described as a man wearing black pants with white shorts over the pants, a black top, and wearing headphones.

A delivery truck being driven in an erratic manner on Frank St. Further information could not be obtained.

Man passed out in George Little Park. Checks were done of the area.


Noise complaint on Hagen St. Checks of the area were done later in the night. All was quiet.

Domestic dispute. Police spoke with the people involved. It was a verbal disagreement over bathroom time. A woman sustained a minor injury. Under investigation.

A grey 2013 Ford Focus was pulled over on Substation Rd. The 21-year-old driver was prohibited from driving. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle she was driving was impounded.

A stolen tow-dolly on a property on Clark St. Police spoke with the people involved. Under investigation.

Familial dispute. A 12-year-old boy freaking out. A window was broken with a rock. Threats were uttered. Police spoke with some people and a resolution was reached.

A man causing a disturbance inside of a residence. Police spoke with the people involved. The situation resolved itself.


A white 2010 Chevrolet Impala and a red 1996 Ford Ranger collided on Hwy 16 west of the Hwy 37 intersection. No injuries. Both vehicles sustained damage.

A wallet containing various cards and ID was lost somewhere between Hazelton and Terrace.

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.