Police deal with excessive speed, vandalism, theft and drinking drivers

RCMP report

100 Mile RCMP responded to 97 complaints and calls for service during the past week

 

Hall vandalized

On Sept. 25, 100 Mile RCMP received a report of a break-and-enter to the Forest Grove Community Hall.

Sometime between Sept. 19 and 25 suspects gained entry to the hall and set off a fire extinguisher in the kitchen and main hall area.

Graffiti was also spray painted on the rear of the building.

Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to call the 100 Mile House RCMP at 250-395-2456 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (7488).

 

Gate stolen

On Sept. 22, 100 Mile RCMP received a complaint that a gate had been stolen overnight from 6638 Highway 24 near Lone Butte.

The gate is described as being green, 14-feet-wide, Brand – High Hog Heavy Duty gate. The suspect(s) would have been at this location for some time to remove this gate.

Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to call the 100 Mile House RCMP at 250-395-2456 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

 

Drinking and driving without a licence

On Sept. 22, 100 Mile RCMP stopped a vehicle in town after observing some erratic driving.

The driver showed signs of impairment and was read a breath demand for a roadside test. The driver refused to take the test and was issued a driving prohibition along with a ticket from not having a driver’s licence.

The vehicle was impounded and towed from the scene.

 

Mailboxes damaged

On Sept. 21, 100 Mile RCMP were called to investigate damage reported to the Canada Post mail boxes on Sheridan Lake Road and Highway 24.

Investigation indicates a number of boxes were broken into in the preceding 24 hours.

Anyone who has information about this incident is asked to call the 100 Mile House RCMP at 250-395-2456 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

 

Excessive speed

There were five vehicles stopped for excessive speed during the past week.

All were being operated by drivers from outside the 100 Mile House area. The drivers were charged for excessive speed and the vehicles were impounded for seven days.

 

100 Mile House Free Press