Stolen car on fire when found

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 40 calls for service from August 27th, 8 a.m. till August 28th, 8 a.m.

  • Aug. 28, 2014 8:00 a.m.

Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 40 calls for service from August 27th, 8 a.m. till August 28th, 8 a.m.

During the same time period, 20 people were lodged in Terrace cells – 17 of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Downtown Terrace

A purse was found and returned to the owner.

Hit and run to a red 2014 Dodge D150 Ram truck parked at the Coast Inn of the West shortly after 5 p.m. Damage to the passenger side tail light and dents and scratches to the rear passenger side fender and bumpers.

Two people fighting in front a business on Kalum St. Police arrived and found an intoxicated man bleeding from the face attempting to walk away from a screaming woman. The intoxicated 43-year-old woman was arrested. People were spoken with and the man was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment. Further cooperation was not received. Intoxication induced fight as a result of name calling.

Man passed out in a wheelchair in front of the Scotiabank. Police spoke with the man.

False business alarm on Lazelle Ave.

Police observed an intoxicated man yelling at traffic sitting on the steps of the Spirit Nightclub. Police arrested the 61-year-old man.

Intoxicated man at the bus shelter on Lakelse Ave. Police arrested the 51-year-old man.

Group of people drinking in the hedges by a business on Lakelse Ave.

A burgundy van almost struck a woman in a cross walk on Lazelle Ave./Sparks St. Checks were done of the area. Further details could not be obtained.

Intoxicated man waving a cane and threatening people inside of the TD Bank. He left prior to police attendance. Police arrested the 29-year-old man a short distance away.

Intoxicated woman inside of Save On Foods. Police arrested a 21-year-old woman.

Broken window at a residence on Park Ave. Police spoke with a man. This led to a woman not being wanted on the property anymore. Police spoke with a woman and she left.

Assist BC Ambulance with two intoxicated men. They didn’t need medical attention. Police arrested a 56-year-old man and a 71-year-old man.

Disturbance at a motel. A man exhibiting unusual behavior. Police met no response at the door so entry was gained. The intoxicated man was completely nude sprawled on the floor screaming unrecognizable words and acting in an irrational manner. The 38-year-old man was arrested.

False business alarm on Park Ave. Police were cancelled prior to attendance.

Man passed out on Greig Ave. Police arrested a 67-year-old man.

Group of people drinking alcohol in an alley by Lakelse Ave. Two men, ages 46 and 32, were arrested.

Elsewhere Terrace

A warrant was issued for a 45-year-old woman for failing to attend court. She was arrested the same day and brought to court where she was sentenced and received one day and fine of a loonie to be paid by the end of one year from the day.

Missing woman. She was not missing.

Familial dispute and concerns. Police spoke with a person and followed up with Northern Mental Health. A resolution was reached.

A woman requested police to stand by and keep the peace during a custody exchange. The woman then proceeded to breach the peace herself by initiating a verbal argument with the other person. Both began to yell at one another in front of small children in a park. Police spoke with both people.

Youth in an abandoned building on Keith Ave. Police spoke with a group of boys, ages 12 to 14, and warned them about the dangers of playing in the unsafe building.

Warrant was issued for a 42-year-old woman.

During foot patrols of George Little Park, police observed an intoxicated man. The 52-year-old man was arrested.

Abandoned 911 call on Eby St./Loen Ave.

A wedding band was lost in the downtown area of Terrace on August 18th.

Police observed a man stumbling down Davis Ave. The 32-year-old man was arrested.

An amount of drugs was found at a business on Legion Ave. Police seized the drugs for destruction.

Possible domestic assault. Police spoke with a woman. Unfounded.

Loss Prevention Officer of Walmart arrested a man for theft. Police arrested the 45-year-old man. He is banned from Walmart.

Concerns over the welfare of a child. Custody issue. Police spoke with numerous people including Ministry of Children and Families. The child was safe and the complaint was unfounded.

Group of people fighting near the railroad track near the ‘couch’. Police spoke with the first group who were mildly intoxicated and went on their way. Police spoke with the second group and arrested an intoxicated 25-year-old man and an intoxicated 12-year-old girl.

Break and enter to a residence on Scott Ave. sometime between 8 and 10 p.m. Entry to the house was not gained. A garage door was partially forced open.

Domestic dispute. Police spoke with a man and a woman. A lot of accusations but nothing substantiated. They were separated for the night till cooler heads could prevail.


Familial dispute. Police transported a 13-year-old boy to Ministry of Children and Families.

Theft from a 1999 Ford Windstar van parked on Muller Ave. A cell phone charger was stolen. Entry was gained through a partially opened window.

Theft of a red 1994 Buick Regal. En route to the call, police observed a vehicle fire near the new bridge on Queensway. The vehicle on fire was the stolen vehicle. Under investigation.

Intoxicated girl causing problems inside of a residence. Police arrested a 17-year-old girl.

Intoxicated girl leaning over the old bridge. Checks were conducted of the area and people confirmed that it was their 19-year-old girlfriend who had gone home and was fine.

Intoxicated woman acting in an irrational manner. Police observed a 34-year-old woman sitting on a bathroom floor with no pants on and out of touch with reality. The area was made safe for BC Ambulance who transported the woman to Mills Memorial Hospital.

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, 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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