Woman punches man who makes inappropriate advance

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 26 calls for service from October 23rd, 8 a.m. till October 24th, 8 a.m.

  • Oct. 24, 2014 7:00 p.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 26 calls for service from October 23rd, 8 a.m. till October 24th, 8 a.m.

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

Downtown Terrace

Police observed a group attempting to hide from police in a doorway of the Best Western Inn. A 37-year-old intoxicated woman was arrested.

Group of people drinking in behind a business on Lakelse Ave. A group was spoken with.

A woman causing problems inside of a business on Kalum St. She left on a bike prior to police attendance. Checks were done of the area.

A woman left her baby outside in a stroller while she shopped inside of a store on Lakelse Ave. Checks were done of the area.

Familial dispute. A physical confrontation over the use of a cell phone. No injuries.

Elsewhere Terrace

A warrant was issued for a 49-year-old man for failing to attend court.

AWOL patient from Mills Memorial Hospital. Police apprehended a 57-year-old man under the Mental Health Act.

Breach of a no consume alcohol condition of undertaking. Under investigation.

Shots fired in the area of Mills Ave. Numerous checks and queries were done.

Suicidal 43-year-old man. Police apprehended the man under the Mental Health Act and transported him to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Theft of a wallet from an unlocked vehicle parked on McConnell Ave. The wallet was located a short distance away missing all of the cards and ID.

Suspicious man turned up at the Hall St. shelter. Police spoke with the man.

Familial dispute over a wall charger on Pear St. A woman’s hand was slammed in a door. A door was damaged by repeated punches. The people involved were separated till sobriety could prevail.

Fight on the arena hill. Police arrested an intoxicated 32-year-old woman.

Loud banging in the area of Kalum St. It was fireworks.

Well-being check and possibly a missing person. The woman was fine.

Police observed a man stumbling down Sparks St. Checks determined that he had two warrants for his arrest out of Alberta and was in breach of a recognizance and probation. The 22-year-old man was arrested and is held for court.

Fight at Denny’s. Investigation determined that a man made an inappropriate advance towards a woman. The woman punched him in response. The man slapped the woman and left. Checks of the area were done. No injuries.

A woman sent a social media personal message containing suicidal thoughts to an of-duty police officer. The off duty member attended to a location with support from on-duty police officers. A 23-year-old woman was apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

A man rolling around in the dirt near the bottle depot. Police arrested a 32-year-old man.

Erratic driver on Sparks St./Keith Ave. Police pulled the white 2001 Buick Century over and spoke with an 18-year-old driver.


Disturbance at a party on Queensway Dr. Police spoke with the very intoxicated people involved. A person was punched and sustained minor injury. No cooperation. A man was transported to another location to diffuse the situation.

Hangup 911 call. Investigation determined that it was in relation to a large controlled burn occurring in the area.

Erratic driver in a grey Ford Escape on Queensway Dr. The vehicle had to come to a screeching halt for a school bus unloading children near the Skeena Valley Trailer Park.


Suspicious circumstances. Women’s belongings hanging in trees. Under investigation.

Assist Conservation Officer with a grey 2014 Ford F150 pulled over on the Sleeping Beauty Forest Service Road. Numerous firearms of restricted, unrestricted, and prohibited nature were seized along with ammunition. The man who claimed ownership of some of the guns did not have the required firearms licence and is on probation with a condition to not possess weapons. Police arrested a 19-year-old man. He is held for court. The 21-year-old driver of the truck was prohibited from driving. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel. The vehicle he was driving was impounded. An amount of drugs was seized from the truck.

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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