Ram hits and kills bear on Hwy 37 south

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 89 calls for service from October 17th, 8 a.m. till October 20th, 8 a.m.

  • Oct. 21, 2014 1:00 p.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 89 calls for service from October 17th, 8 a.m. till October 20th, 8 a.m.

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

Here are some of the calls responded to:

A grey 2014 Jeep and a 1999 Chevrolet Silverado collided at the intersection of Sparks St./Lakelse Ave. The driver of the Jeep suffered minor injuries. The Jeep was towed.

A white 2014 Ford F150 almost hit a pedestrian pushing a baby stroller by the Credit Union on Lazelle Ave./Sparks St. A woman driving the Ford was talking on a cell phone at the time of the incident.

Police pulled over a grey 2005 Dodge Durango for going 124 km/hr in a 90 km/hr zone. The driver was prohibited from driving. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle he was driving was impounded.

A red 2014 Dodge Ram struck a bear on Hwy 37 south of Mount Layton Hot Springs. The bear died. The truck sustained major damage and was towed. No injuries.

A white 2012 Fiat 500 was pulled over on Kenney St. The vehicle did not have insurance. The driver did not have a driver’s licence and had a notice to serve a driving prohibition and was an impound candidate.

A curfew check was conducted and a woman was found in breach of a Conditional Sentence Order. She was located later in the evening hiding in the basement of a residence on Crescentview, intoxicated. She was arrested and was held for court.

A red 2012 Honda Civic was pulled over on Crescent St. The 32-year-old driver had a notice to serve a driving prohibition. Same done.

A red 2009 Pontiac G5 and a Kalum Kab taxi collided at the intersection of Keith Ave./Hall St. The driver of the Pontiac was arrested and provided two samples of breath that were well over double the legal limit. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

Intoxicated woman on Hwy 16 by the Northern. Police arrested a 13-year-old intoxicated girl. She attempted to flee but was secured by the arresting officer. The girl punched and kicked the police officer repeatedly. This assaultive behavior continued at the detachment when she refused to exit the police vehicle.

Police attempted to pull over a green 1996 Saturn SL on Hwy 16 east that was observed being driven in an erratic manner. The vehicle did not stop and continued up a logging road in the vicinity of Gitaus. Under investigation.

Police pulled over a white Ford truck on Clark St. The driver provided two samples of breath at the detachment that were more than double the legal limit. Charges are being forward to Crown Counsel.

Deceased 65-year-old woman on Skeena St.

A green 1996 Saturn SL upside down in the ditch by a residence on Hwy 16 east. Investigation determined that it was the same car that failed to stop for police earlier in the night. Under investigation.

A white 1998 Ford F150 was rear ended by a red 2001 Ford Ranger truck. The F150 sustained minor damages and the Ranger sustained major damage.

A black 2008 Mazda was pulled over on Hamer Ave./Eby St. The 35-year-old driver refused to provide a breath sample. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

A black BMX Baby Blue Tread bike was stolen from a residence on Straume Ave. during the night of October 17/18.

A grey 1998 BMW 540 rolled on Hwy 16 near Oliver Creek and came to rest on the bridge in an undriveable state. It was towed. BC Ambulance and Fire Department attended the scene.

Police pulled over a red 1999 Ford Expedition on Hwy 16/Eby St. The 36-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. She was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle she was driving was impounded.

Deceased 62-year-old man on Old Lakelse Lake Dr.

Police apprehended an 18-year-old man under the Mental Health Act and transported him to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Theft of a laptop from an unlocked grey 2013 Ford F150 parked on Sparks St during the night of October 18/19. Investigation and queries throughout the day led police to recovering the laptop from a 45-year-old man.

Conservation officer requested police assistance with a brown 1990 Chevrolet C25 pulled over on West Kalum FSR. The 63-year-old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.

A dark blue 2007 Chevrolet Silverado sustained damage in a hit and run in the Chances Casino parking lot sometime between 1:45 pm and 4:15 p.m. on October 19th.

A log was thrown through the front window of a green 2009 Jeep parked at a residence on Marshall St. sometime over the weekend.

A shoe with a foot in it floating in water by the Kasiks Wilderness Campground. Police located and examined the shoe. A foot was not located in the shoe or in the immediate area.

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 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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