Motorist finds driver trapped inside vehicle 30 feet down embankment off Hwy 16

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 146 calls for service from October 30th, 8 a.m. till November 3rd, 8 a.m.

  • Nov. 3, 2015 6:00 p.m.

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 146 calls for service from October 30th, 8 a.m. till November 3rd, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, 19 people were lodged in Terrace cells – 10 of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

A white Dodge Ram t-boned a blue Dodge Dakota at Haugland Ave./Kalum St. There were minor injuries in both vehicles. The Ram was towed.

A white Jeep Cherokee rear-ended a blue Mazda 3 at Eby St./Soucie Ave. No injuries. The Jeep was towed.

Police observed two men drinking alcohol in front of McDonald’s on Lakelse Ave. While speaking with one of the intoxicated men, he became uncooperative and attempted to flee from police. He was arrested after a short foot chase. An amount of drugs was seized from his person.

A man and woman returned to their vehicle parked in the curling club parking lot and found a male sleeping inside. Checks determined that the male was in breach of a condition of not to be inside of a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent. The youth was arrested. He was uncooperative and threatened to spit at the police.

A woman staggering down Keith Ave. near the Sande Overpass. The woman attempted to avoid police then became very combative upon arrest, attempting to head butt and kick police. BC Ambulance was called to assist when the woman began to vomit profusely. She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital where she continued to behave violently and erratically. Police stood by to keep the peace.

A Ford Focus travelling east from Prince Rupert to Terrace lost control and hit the ditch on Hwy 16 west. A passing motorist saw gravel strewn across the road and stopped to investigate further. He located the Ford down a 30 foot embankment with the driver trapped inside and administered first aid til emergency services arrived. The driver did not have a driver’s licence.

Walmart employee arrested two women for shoplifting. Police arrested the women. Under investigation.

911 call. Police spoke with a woman who was advising the police to set their clocks back one hour during the night. Police thanked the woman for the heads up and advised her on the proper use of 911 for emergencies.

An intoxicated man screaming and swearing at children trick or treating at Molitor/Agar. Police arrested an adult man.

An intoxicated man refusing to leave a residence. Police spoke with the man who was belligerent and uncooperative with seeking a resolution. The middle aged man was arrested. He was highly agitated and spit and kicked at police.

A red Chevrolet Cobalt was pulled over on Desjardins Ave. The 49-year-old driver provided samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in warns. He was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

A grey 2006 Mazda 6 was pulled over on Thornhill Frontage Rd. The driver provided samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. He was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

Suicidal man. Police apprehended adult man. He was combative and resisted.

A person walking in the middle of the road on Kalum St./Hwy 16. Police spoke with the person who was being directed to follow the yellow line by voices in their head. The person was apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

A blue Honda Civic had its driver’s side window smashed out while it was parked on Hall St. The glove box was rummaged through.

An iPad mini was stolen from mail left on the doorstep of a residence on Lazelle Ave.

An intoxicated shirtless woman hitting herself at the Via Rail Station. Police directed the adult woman to dress herself and arrested her.

Harassment via Facebook. Vulgar pictures being sent. Police spoke with a person.

A mailbox of a residence on Larch Ave. was blown apart during Halloween night.

A man screaming at children near the Safeway. An adult man matching the description was located later in the evening and arrested.

A woman dressed in black throwing rocks at an apartment building on Scott Ave. Police located the woman hiding under a parked vehicle. Checks determined that the woman was in breach of a curfew condition of a Recognizance. The 18-year-old woman was arrested and was held for court.

Intoxicated woman hitchhiking on Hwy 16 east. Police arrested a middle-aged woman.

A window was smashed out of a business on Greig Ave. Alcohol was stolen. Under investigation.

Suicidal woman. She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital via BC Ambulance.

Intoxicated man talking to himself. Police arrested a man. He caused injury to himself and was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment. Checks determined that he had a warrant for his arrest. The 33-year-old man was arrested on the warrant.

Impaired driver at the Tempo gas station. Police located the Honda CRV on a service road. A 20-year-old man was arrested on an outstanding warrant out of Duncan. Checks determined that he was in breach of condition of not to consume alcohol. He is held for court.

The front door glass of a business on Greig Ave. was smashed out and alcohol was stolen. Investigation led police toward a field adjacent to the bottle depot. A man was located in possession of the stolen alcohol. The 29-year-old man was arrested. Checks determined that the man was in breach of a probation order with a curfew condition. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Intoxicated man causing a disturbance on Cramer St. A 33-year-old man was arrested. Checks determined that he had an outstanding warrant out of New Hazelton.

A grey 2007 GMC Sierra had the passenger window smashed out while it was parked at the Arena on November 2nd sometime before midnight. A wallet left in the vehicle was stolen.

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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