Violent youth resists arrest

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 104 calls for service from October 23rd, 8 AM till October 27th, 8 AM.

  • Oct. 27, 2015 12:00 p.m.

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 104 calls for service from October 23rd, 8AM till October 27th, 8AM. During the same time period fifteen people were lodged in Terrace Cells. Seven of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

  • A white 2012 Chevrolet Silverado was stolen sometime during the night of October 22/23 from a parking lot in the 4400 block of Greig Ave. Another vehicle across the street, a 1995 Ford Super Duty cube truck had its ignition tampered with the same night. The Chevrolet was recovered in Prince Rupert on October 26th.
  • Police observed a group of people drinking alcohol near the BC Liquor Store. A 44 year-old man was arrested for breaching a condition of an undertaking to not consume or possess alcohol outside of his residence. He was held for court.
  • Possible suicidal woman. Police apprehended the adult woman under the Mental Health Act.
  • Several people observed on top of train cars near Greig Ave. Police spoke with the group. Checks determined that a woman was in breach of a no contact condition. The 18 year-old woman was arrested. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • Police spoke with a young person about an investigation. The conversation led police to apprehending the youth under the Mental Health Act. The youth was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.
  • A red and black 21 speed Komodo bike was found near the George Little House.
  • Assault. A youth was located hiding in a school ground. Investigation led police to arresting a 51 year-old man. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • An off duty police officer witnessed a man steal a TV from Canadian Tire. The man dropped the TV in the parking lot and fled in a vehicle. The off duty police officer followed the man to Save On Foods where he parked in a handicap zone and then went into the store. The 55 year-old man was arrested by on duty members. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The same man was arrested again for shoplifting at Safeway later in the weekend. More charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A group of teens starting to fight on Olson Ave/Hanson St. Police arrested a youth wanting to fight people and causing a disturbance. The youth was violent and a civilian assisted police with the arrest. The youth attempted to kick the window of the police car and threatened members to kick anyone in the face. Additional members had to assist with the arrest. At one point the youth had grabbed a police officer’s baton. It was knocked to the floor and kicked out of reach. The youth was taken to Mills Memorial Hospital due to the extreme behaviour exhibited. then eventually taken back to cells.
  • Two windows were smashed out of a green 2015 Ford F350 truck parked on Marten Dr during the night of October 23/24.
  • A white 2006 Ford F250 truck was vandalized while it was parked in the 4900 block of Park Ave during the night of October 23/24. The passenger window was smashed open, the passenger headlamp was smashed, the interior seat was slashed, and transmission fluid was poured all over the inside of the vehicle.
  • Sexual assault. An adult man was arrested. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A man passed out in the Terrace Public Library. Checks determined that the man was in breach of a condition of Recognizance to not consume alcohol. The 43 year-old man was arrested and was held for court.
  • Police assisted Mills Memorial Hospital with a patient. A blanket was set on fire. The fire was quickly put out.
  • Abandoned 911 call. Investigation led police to believe that a man was in breach of a no contact condition. The 32 yr old man was located a short distance away and arrested. He is held for court.
  • A silver 2012 Honda Civic was pulled over on Apsley. The 35 year-old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a fail. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.
  • A grey 2011 Dodge Ram was pulled over for going 67 km/hr in a 30 km/hr zone. The 23 year-old driver provided two 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.
  • A man in a vehicle following two women on the bus from Prince Rupert to Terrace. Police spoke with the man. He claimed that he was a drug dealer and had hired two escorts from Prince George who stole money and drugs from him and he was attempting to get it back. A resolution was reached.
  • Abandoned 911 call from motel room. Police attempted to enter the room but found it barricaded. The door was kicked open to gain access. The two people inside were not injured and highly uncooperative with police. An intoxicated man was arrested.
  • An out of control man. Police attempted to speak with the man. He made an attempt to grab the police officer’s duty belt. The adult man was apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.
  • A red Honda 150 dirt bike was stolen from a residence on Larch Ave sometime between October 24th and October 26th.
  • A woman refusing to leave the hospital. Police located the woman in a washroom attempting to inject a drug. The woman was arrested and transported to an alternate location.
  • Suicidal youth. The youth was apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.
  • Deceased 55 yr old man on Queensway Dr.
  • Shoplifter at Safeway. The adult woman fled. She is banned from the store.
  • Theft from an unlocked white 1991 Toyota Tercel parked on Graham Ave. Two packs of cigarettes and change were stolen.
  • A computerized scanner was lost on October 26th.

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 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 $2000


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