NEWS RELEASE · 13th November 2014
Kitimat Detachment responded to calls for service during this period. Some of which are as follows:
On Monday November 3rd 2014 at 2:00 am, an officer with the Kitimat RCMP located an intoxicated male passed out on the shoulder of Lahakas Blvd by City Centre. The male had a severe laceration on his right lower leg and Kitimat Fire and Rescue were called. The male was transported to the hospital by the ambulance. Police followed the blood trail across the lower City Centre parking lot to a broken window at the Bank of Montreal. A 20 year old male from Kitimat faces charges of mischief under $5,000.
On Tuesday November 4th 2014 at 6:03 pm, the Kitimat RCMP were dispatched to a 3 vehicle collision on the Haisla Blvd. just before the Hasila Bridge. Vehicle # 1 rear ended vehicle # 2. Vehicle # 2 then rear ended vehicle # 3. Two occupants were transported to Kitimat General Hospital with minor injuries.
On Tuesday November 4th 2014 at 10:30 pm, the Kitimat RCMP were advised by a complainant of a missing 68 year old male who had gone hunting and had failed to return home. The missing male had gone hunting after dropping his son off at work earlier in the day. Police attempted to locate the male that night without success and in the morning Kitimat Search and Rescue were advised. The missing male was found on Wednesday at 12:00 pm by a family friend walking on Saunders Rd. Police learned that male’s truck had broken down on a side road 24 hours earlier.
On Wednesday November 5th 2014 at 11:00 pm, Kitimat RCMP were advised by the father of a 15 year old that his son was not abiding by his curfew (9:00 pm – 7:00 am). Police attended and spoke to the father and confirmed that his 15 year old was not home as required. The 15 year old was arrested in Kamloops over the weekend and has been held for a bail hearing.
On Friday November 7th 2014 at 12:32 am, an officer with the Kitimat RCMP stopped a vehicle on Haisla Blvd. The officer detected an odour of marihuana and observed symptomology of impairment from the driver. The driver admitted to just smoking a marihuana joint. The 33 year old male was issued a 24 hour driving prohibition (by drugs).
On Saturday November 8th 2014 at 12:15 am, the Kitimat RCMP attended to Tim Horton’s for a complaint of an intoxicated male passed out in the washroom. Police attended and spoke to the 29 year old male who was intoxicated. The male was transported to a residence where someone was able to care for him.
On Saturday November 8th 2014 at 1:06 am, the Kitimat RCMP were advised by a complainant that an intoxicated female had just attempted to gain entry into her residence on Clifford St. Police attended to the residence and located an intoxicated female sitting on the front steps of the residence. The 44 year old female was transported to a residence in Kitimat where someone was able to care for her. Later in the day a local resident located a purse belonging to the female and turned it over to police who returned it to the female.
On Sunday November 9th 2014 at 10:04 pm, the Kitimat RCMP responded to the Kitimat Hotel for a complaint of threats. Management reported that an employee had made threats following a dispute over wages. Police attended and spoke to both parties and the dispute was resolved.
On Sunday November 9th 2014 at 10:46 pm, the Kitimat RCMP responded to a complaint of an impaired driver leaving the lower City Centre parking lot. Police conducted a traffic stop on Lahakas Blvd and the driver displayed symptomology of impairment. The driver blew a fail twice on the roadside screening device. The driver a 42 year old male resident of Kitimat received an immediate 90 day driving prohibition and a 30 day vehicle impound.
If 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.