Stolen groceries whisked away in blue van

HERE are the incidents requiring the presence of Terrace RCMP officers for the 24-hour period ending 8 am, Sept. 6, 2012.

  • Sep. 6, 2012 4:00 p.m.

HERE are the incidents requiring the presence of Terrace RCMP officers for the 24-hour period ending 8 am, Sept. 6, 2012.

Downtown Terrace

– two men fighting in front of Safeway on Lakelse Ave. One of the men attended to the hospital for treatment of injuries. Police spoke with the men involved. The fight was consensual and further police involvement was not wanted.

– group of intoxicated people on Kalum St. behind Sears. Police arrested one man for public intoxication and he was taken to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment. He was then released and arrested again for public intoxication. The rest of the group was spoken with and they dispersed.

– theft from Safeway. A 17 yr old girl was arrested.

– theft of a buggy full of groceries from Safeway. Suspect vehicle is a blue Ford Windstar van. Video footage was reviewed. The thief is known to police. Under investigation.

– four intoxicated people outside of the Skeena Liquor Store. A 48 yr old man, a 36 yr old man, and a 45 yr old woman were arrested for public intoxication.

– a woman reported that her brother was intoxicated and could not stay with her due to his level of intoxication. Police arrested the 22 yr old man.

– man passed out on the back steps of a building on Greig Ave. Police spoke with the 27 yr old man, who was sober, and suggested he find alternate lodgings.

Elsewhere Terrace

– break and enter to a residence on Haugland Ave. An unlocked vehicle parked at the residence was also gone thru. Alcohol and food were stolen.

-theft from an unlocked blue 2004 Toyota Echo parked on Weber Ave sometime between 7:30 AM and 8:30 AM. Change, CDs, and yellow sunglasses were stolen.

– a man reported that another man threatened to kill him during an argument. The man who uttered the threats left. Police involvement was not wanted.

– an intoxicated man said I’m going to get you white man to a man at the Carpenter’s Hall on Davis and Sparks. Police located the man who was a soberish and spoke with him about the incident.

– a dog on Straume Ave had a cable put around its neck and then it was swung around. Then the people grabbed the dog by the neck and shook it. Police informed Animal Control of the complaint.

– police observed an intoxicated man on Davis Ave and Sparks St. Police arrested the 49 yr old man for public intoxication.

– a man was observed to take a long gun from his truck which was parked on the side of Hwy 16 near Kasiks Wilderness Resort and walk into the bush. No other details were obtained.

– advice was given on a familial matter

– a 15 yr old girl was reported missing. Police determined where her boyfriend worked, attended to his workplace at the beginning of his shift, and found the missing girlfriend with him. Police told the girl that her mother was worried about her. The girl felt that the police and her mother should be worried about her because her cell phone was dead.

– a man was causing a disturbance by yelling and swearing at security outside of Chances Casino on Legion Ave. Police spoke with the intoxicated man who continued to yell and swear after being asked to stop. Police arrested the 39 yr old man.

– police were asked to check a unit on Kalum St for a potential prowler. Police located a man inside of the residence and were able to determine that he was currently renting it.


– two false residential alarms on Cottonwood Cr, different residences.

– loud music from a residence on Kofoed Dr. Ongoing issue. Police observed the intoxicated lone person sitting in a lawn chair with a ghetto blaring. He was belligerent and non cooperative. A noise bylaw ticket was issued.

– two dirt bikes, one of them orange, being driven by teen boys ripping up and down Century St near Pine Ave. Checks were done of area.

– two men racing around on a motorcycle near the Northern Motor Inn were denied service at the liquor store due to the level of intoxication of the passenger. Checks were done of area.


– false cellular 911 call

– abandoned white Ford truck on a logging road near Onion Lake. Under investigation.

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone atb1-800-222-TIPS, online at or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).




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