Panhandler upsets bank customers in Terrace

Here are the incidents requiring the presence of Terrace RCMP officers over the past 24 hours.

  • May. 3, 2012 6:00 a.m.

File Number: May 3, 2012 24 hour news release

Downtown Terrace

– false cellular 911 call

– police checked on a BC Ambulance that dispatch had lost contact with.

– intoxicated man urinating on a pole outside of the Skeena Liquor Store.  Police arrested the 48 year old man for public intoxication.  During the process an intoxicated woman was yelling and swearing at police. The 44 year old woman was also arrested for public intoxication.

– man panhandling and upsetting customers at the Royal Bank.  Checks were done of area.

– assault at the Elephant’s Ear.  Fight was consensual.

– police attended to Safeway to assist staff with an unwanted man.  He was gone prior to police attendance.

– man sleeping in the lobby of the Bear Country Inn.  Police arrested the 70 yr old man for public intoxication.

– brown truck with a lawnmower in the back possibly impaired on Lakelse Ave.  Checks were done of area.

Elsewhere Terrace

– intoxicated man at Mills Memorial Hospital.  Police arrested the 45 yr old man for public intoxication.

– uttering threats and mischief complaint.  Police spoke with the people involved.

– false cellular 911 call

– disturbance on Atwood / Lazelle.  A man was trying to get an intoxicated woman to go home.  Police arrested the 28 yr old woman for public intoxication.

– 5 yr old girl reported missing.  She was located at her friend’s house close by.

– false business alarm on Earle St


– false business alarm on Century St

– false business alarm in Kleanza on Hwy 16.


– man passed out on a property on Heppel Ave.  The 35 yr old man was arrested for public intoxication.

– erratic driver in a Nissan pickup near Kleanza on Hwy 16.  Checks were done of area.

– a man described as approximately 40 yrs of age, Caucasian, dressed in black, on a Harley Davidson Motorcycle passed a white Ford work van on a double solid line on Hwy 16 in the 4800 block and threw something at the van, causing the driver’s side mirror to crack.

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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