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Bystander to car hitting pedestrian picks fight with second bystander

TERRACE RCMP responded to approximately 77 calls for service from November 15, 8 a.m. till November 18, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, there were 19 people lodged in Terrace Cells – 11 of these people were lodged for public intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

Theft from an unlocked grey 2009 Dodge Journey parked at the east end of the Coast Inn of the West sometime during the night of November 14/15. An assortment of clothing, boots, and food were stolen.

A green 1998 Ford Contour struck a lamp/hydro pole on Lanfear Hill, completely severing the pole from its base. The 21-year-old driver was the lone occupant and uninjured. Tire tread and speed were factors in the incident.

Domestic dispute. A 44-year-old man was in breach of a no contact and a no go condition of a recognizance. Police arrested the man. The man has been charged with Breach and he was held for court. He was released on a Recognizance to appear on January 14.

Domestic assault. A 32-year-old intoxicated woman was arrested for assault. Charges are not being forwarded.

Suicidal 39-year-old man. Police conducted extensive patrols and located the unconscious man on a walking trail in the bushes at Hansen St./Olson Ave. Police were able to get the man to an ambulance and he was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital.

Multiple fights in Gitaus. Police found three injured men. Two men were transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries. One of the men was transferred to another hospital for treatment of serious injuries he received. Police arrested a 20-year-old woman and two men ages 27 and 18. All three were intoxicated. Ongoing investigation.

An orange 2011 Honda Fit travelling east on Keith Ave. struck a pedestrian j-walking. The pedestrian was pushing a shopping cart full of empty bottles and it was only the shopping cart that was struck. When the driver stopped to ensure the pedestrian was safe, a 42-year-old intoxicated bystander ran over and began to kick the Honda car. This bystander then attempted to pick a fight with another bystander. Police arrested the 42-year-old man for assault and public intoxication. There were no injuries or damage.

A black Pontiac Grand Am was pulled over on Tetrault S.t/Keith Ave. The four occupants of the vehicle were arrested for possession of marijuana. An amount of marijuana was seized. The 21-year-old driver did not have a driver's licence.

Domestic dispute. A 36-year-old woman was transported to an alternate residence till sobriety could prevail. No offence committed.

Suicidal 25-year-old man. He was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital to be assessed. He was reported as missing a short time later. Ongoing investigation.

Assist Terrace Fire Department with a structure fire on Ackroyd Rd. A trailer and camper were destroyed by the fire. Under investigation.

Criminal harassment investigation. A 27-year-old man was arrested. Under investigation.

A green 2000 Mazda was checked in a roadblock on Queensway Dr. The 20-year-old driver was issued a driving prohibition for being impaired by drug. An amount of marijuana was seized. The vehicle he was driving was impounded.

An intoxicated man attempting to fight staff at George's Pub. Police arrested a 27-year-old man for breaching probation by having consumed liquor. Charges are not being forwarded.

A 27-year-old AWOL patient from Mills Memorial Hospital. She returned on her own a short time later.

A 2005 Jeep was observed leaving the Northern Motor Inn and pulled over. The vehicle was not insured. The 43-year-old driver provided a sample of breath that resulted in a fail. She was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition. The vehicle she was driving was impounded.

A white 2004 Pontiac Grand Am was pulled over on Hwy 16/Old Lakelse Lake Dr. The 22-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 red Ford F350 was observed leaving the Northern Motor Inn and pulled over on Frontage Rd. The 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.

Break and enter to a residence on Eagle Pl. that occurred sometime between Friday afternoon and Sunday afternoon. Money of U.S. currency and a pink piggy bank full of change was stolen.

Break and enter to a residence on Gordon Dr. on Friday. An iPad, change, pillow case, and jewellery were stolen. The pillow case containing the jewellery, keys, and business cards was found at the community Sportsplex on Friday.

Shoplifter at the Terrace Liquor Store.

A red 1996 Mazda truck was pulled over in the parking lot of the Skeena Liquor Store on Greig Ave. The driver did not have a driver's licence and had a notice to serve a prohibition. The vehicle he was driving was impounded and he was served the driving prohibition.

Intoxicated suicidal 52-year-old woman. She was arrested. Police have requested the assistance of other community agencies to assist in this situation.

People with information on crime are asked to 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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