NEWS RELEASE · 25th September 2014
Kitimat Detachment responded to 94 calls for service during this period. Some of which are as follows:
On Monday September 15th 2014 at 2:17 pm, the Kitimat RCMP received a complaint of two females driving a red ATV with no regard for other vehicles on Dyke Rd. The Kitimat RCMP attended and could not locate the ATV.
On Monday September 15th 2014 at 9:50 pm, the Kitimat RCMP conducted a bar walk at the Kitimat Hotel. Two officers noticed 5 persons standing and drinking in a common room with the lights off. An officer turned her flashlight on and observed four lines of cocaine on a table. The five individuals were detained and searched with negative results. A total of 1.4 grams of cocaine was seized.
On Tuesday September 16th 2014 at 12:48 pm, the Kitimat RCMP responded to a report of mischief to the Baptist church on E. Columbia Ave. One window on the south-west side of the church had been damaged over the past 12 hours. No suspects.
On Tuesday September 16th 2014 at 6:50 pm, the Kitimat RCMP received a complaint of a mischief to a camper-van parked at City Centre hotel parking lot. The vehicles rear window had been broken by what appeared to be a small rock. No suspects.
On Wednesday September 17th 2014 at 7:00 am, the Kitimat RCMP received a report of a break and enter to 12 sheds at the Hirsch Creek Golf Club. The break and enter occurred overnight and entry was gained by cutting or prying the lock. A variety of golf clubs and equipment were stolen. Police are continuing to investigate.
On Wednesday September 17th 2014 at 12:30 pm, the Kitimat RCMP responded to a complaint of theft from Shopper’s Drug Mart. The complainant advised that yesterday perfume was stolen by a female who was now attempting to sell it via the Kitimat Buy and Sell on Facebook. Police attended the residence of the female suspect who admitted to stealing the product. The complaint requested no charges as long as the stolen items were returned. The female resident of Kitimat returned the items to Shopper’s Drug Mart.
On Thursday September 18th 2014 at 3:18 am, the Kitimat RCMP received a complaint of a single vehicle collision on Highway 37 just past the Humphrey Creek Bridge. The female driver age 19 years lost control of her pick-up truck and went off road right. Police investigation revealed that driver was the lone occupant and that alcohol was likely involved. A 19 year old female resident of Terrace received a violation ticket and was treated at Kitimat hospital for a fractured wrist.
On Friday September 19th 2014 at 7:00 pm, the Kitimat RCMP recovered a stolen vehicle from Highway 37 near the Kitimat River bridge. The vehicle had been reported to police in the preceding days as being abandoned however police were finally able to reach the owner who confirmed the vehicle was stolen. The 1987 Ford F-150 was seized for a forensic examination.
On Saturday September 20th 2014 at 9:20 am, the Kitimat RCMP received a complaint from a residence on Mallard St. regarding a window that had been broken overnight. The officer is continuing to investigate.
On Sunday September 21st 2014 at 9:42 am, the Kitimat RCMP received a complaint of a theft from vehicle. The complainant advised that his wallet was stolen from his vehicle while on Baxter Ave. The complainant called police as he required some identification in order to catch a flight.
On Sunday September 21st 2014 at 2:00 pm, an officer of the Kitimat RCMP street checked a male walking near the entrance of the KMP camp entrance. After consulting with KMP security, police apprehended the male under the mental health act and transported him to Kitimat General Hospital.
f you have information about these or any other crimes, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or contact the Kitimat RCMP at 250-632-7111. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display and calls are not traced or recorded. If your information leads to an arrest or charge you may be eligible for a cash award.