Snow removal equipment pulls down hydro line

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 32 calls for service from February 12th, 8 a.m. till February 13th, 8 a.m.

  • Feb. 13, 2015 1:00 p.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 32 calls for service from February 12th, 8 a.m. till February 13th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, there were five people lodged in Terrace cells, all for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

A man down at the bus shelter on Lakelse Ave. Checks were done of the area.

Fraud. An elderly woman requested a money order from a money lending business on Lazelle Ave. so that she could send the money to claim a prize car that she had won through Reader’s Digest. The employee of the money lending business called the number provided to claim the prize and spoke with a man with an accent. His story was that the woman was his mother and she was sending him money for Valentine’s Day. Under investigation.

A man acting in a confused manner at a business on Lakelse Ave. Police spoke with the 35-year-old man. He was apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Assault. A 15-year-old boy was assaulted at the Skeena Mall. Under investigation.

A group of intoxicated people refusing to leave a restaurant on Lakelse Ave.

A man passed out in the washroom of a restaurant on Lakelse Ave. Police arrested a 23-year-old man.

Police observed an intoxicated group of people on Lakelse Ave. A 53-year-old woman, a 57-year-old man, a 51-year-old man, and a 57-year-old man were all arrested.

Police observed a large blue flash followed by power going out in the area of downtown. Checks determined that a main hydro line was pulled down by snow removal equipment working in the area. BC Hydro was called out.

False business alarm on Eby St.

Domestic in front of the Tillicum Twin Theaters. Police spoke with the people involved. No offence committed. A resolution was reached.

False business alarm on Emerson St.

Intoxicated man at the Husky on Lakelse Ave. Police arrested a 43-year-old man.

Elsewhere Terrace

A silver truck blocking traffic on Little Ave./Clinton St. Police observed a silver 2010 Ford F150 sitting in the middle of the road. Numerous attempts to contact the registered owner were unsuccessful. It was towed.

Well-being check of a woman not answering a phone. Police spoke with the woman. She was fine.

A Samsung phone was turned into the detachment. It is supposedly stolen.

Ongoing assault investigation.

Possible impaired driver in a blue Jeep on Kalum Lake Rd. Lisims/Nass Valley RCMP were advised.

School bus complaint. A vehicle ignoring flashing lights and activated stop sign.

Internet scam investigation.

A woman harming herself. The 33-year-old woman was apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital. She fled the hospital and locked herself in a restaurant bathroom on Keith Ave. Police accessed the washroom and apprehended her again.

Threats were uttered and written. Under investigation.

Suicidal 29-year-old woman. She was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

A man and a woman soliciting door-to-door for baby products. Police spoke with the man and woman about using names without permission.

Debris on road. It caused two flat tires. Police attended but the debris had already been removed.

Threats and suicidal comments via text. Police spoke with the people involved. Unsubstantiated.

A green Subaru Outback drove through a stop sign at McConnell Ave./Thomas St. Further information could not be obtained.


Ongoing issues of speeding in the Thornhill Elementary School zone.

Familial dispute. Police spoke with the people involved. No offence committed. A resolution was reached.


An abandoned vehicle impeding snow removal on 1st Ave, Lakelse Lake. It was towed.

A white 2011 Ford F150 was pulled over on Hwy 37. The driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in warns. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition.

Erratic driver in a red 1996 Ford F150. Checks were done of the area.

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 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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