TERRACE, BC: The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 63 calls for service over the weekend, Friday Feb. 16 through to Sunday Feb. 18, 2018.
Below are some highlights:
Disturbance Related Calls
Over the weekend, Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 20 disturbance related calls. The calls included six for Mischief due to loss of enjoyment, 11 for Cause a Disturbance, and three for Intoxicated in Public. Nine of the reports were received for the 4600 block of Lakelse Avenue, two for the 4700 block, and one for the 4400 block. Two calls came from the 4600 block of Park Avenue.
A suspicious man was reported in the 3500 block of King Avenue on Saturday night, Feb. 17. Around 9 p.m., a Caucasian man, about 5’5 in height, wearing a blue jacket and a toque, was seen walking through a yard and hopping a fence. Police patrolled the area but did not located anyone.
Throughout the weekend, there were four other unrelated suspicious occurrences reported, including one at a convenient store on Hwy 16. Around 6 p.m. on Feb 16, 2018, a group of people was reported as being behind a building with ski masks. Police attended and did not find any sign of anyone.
Three people were taken to hospital by a passerby when their vehicle rolled over about 35 kilometers east of Terrace. Around 3:20 p.m. on Feb. 18, 2018, Terrace RCMP received a report of a vehicle on its roof in the westbound lane of Hwy 16 E. The roof was crushed and its windshield shattered. Police attended the hospital to speak with the three occupants of the vehicle, who received non-life threatening injuries. All had worn their seatbelts and the vehicle’s airbags had not deployed.
A two-vehicle collision also occurred on Friday, Feb. 16, around 2:50 p.m. at the intersection of Keith Avenue and Kalum Street. No one was injured and damages were minor.
A man was arrested after two people were spat at during a hockey game. On Saturday night, police were called to the Terrace Arena for the report of an intoxicated man causing a disturbance. Officers attended and were told that a man had spit at two people and pushed a person into the wall. Police arrested a man and lodged him in cells to sober up safely. No charges were desired by those assaulted.
Other non-domestic assaults included a woman assaulting another woman in Thornhill, just before midnight Saturday, Feb. 17, and a man being arrested Sunday morning for assaulting another man and breaching no-consume alcohol conditions.
Police received three reports involving domestic disputes. In two cases, men were arrested for assault and breaching no-contact orders. A third report was unsubstantiated.
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 at http://www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting keyword TERRACE followed by your message to 274637 (CRIMES).
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