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NEWS RELEASE · 11th May 2015
Kitimat RCMP
Kitimat Detachment responded to 84 calls for service during this period.Some of which are as follows:

On Monday April 27th 2015 at 2:45 pm, an officer on patrol observed a truck on Highway 37 near Nalabila Creek Bridge with a broken side window. Police contacted the owner of the vehicle and it was determined that one fishing rod and a satellite phone was stolen. No suspects have been identified.

On Tuesday April 28th 2015 at 5:10 pm, the Kitimqt RCMP received a complaint of a hit and run collision to an unoccupied vehicle at the City Centre parking lot. The complainant advised police that someone approached him and told him that his vehicle had just been struck by a pick-up truck. Police obtained the license plate number of the suspect vehicle. The file remains under investigation.

On Wednesday April 29th 2015 at 6:35 pm, the Kitimat RCMP responded to a disturbance at the skateboard park near Nechako Centre. The complainant advised that an intoxicated male was yelling and swearing. The intoxicated male then pushed the complainant and kicked his vehicle causing minor damage. Police attended to the area however the suspect male could not be located.

On Thursday April 30th 2015 at 03:35 am, the Kitimat RCMP attended to a residence after the complainant reported that his spouse was throwing things around their residence. While enroute to the residence police located an intoxicated female waking on Lahakas Blvd. The female was arrested for being intoxicated in public as she was unable to care for herself. The female was lodged in cells under sober.

On Thursday April 30th 2015 at 6:00 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to the KMP camp for a report of an intoxicated male. Security had prevented an intoxicated male entry into the camp. Police attended and arrested a male who was unable to care for himself. The male was arrested and lodged in cells until sober. The male was charged with being intoxicated in public.

On Friday May 1st 2015 at 4:15 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to City Centre mall for a report of criminal harassment. The complainant stated that a former friend and co-worker is harassing her by calling, texting and showing up at her place of employment. Police are continuing to investigate.

On Saturday May 2nd 2015 at 9:30 am, the Kitimat RCMP received a report of a dog attack on Carswell St. The complaint stated that her small dog had been attacked by her neighbours dog resulting in punctures to her dogs neck. Police attended and spoke to both parties. The file is being referred to the Kitimat Humane Society who will conduct follow-up.

On Saturday May 2nd 2015 at 10:30 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to a residence for a report of a disturbance. Upon attendance the complainant advised that her husband and adult son were fighting. The complainant advised that her husband was upset with their son and a physical confrontation occurred. The adult son agreed to leave for the evening and police spoke to the complainant about possible solutions.

On Sunday May 3rd 2015 at 12:53 am, the Kitimat RCMP conducted a traffic stop on Lahakas Blvd after observing a vehicle driving in an erratic manner. The driver displayed symptoms of impairment. The officer suspected the driver had consumed alcohol and a breath demand was read. The driver blew a “warn” twice and was issued an immediate 3 day driving prohibition.

On Sunday May 3rd 2015 at 10:42 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to the KMP site for a report of an intoxicated male causing a disturbance. Upon attendance officers learned that the male was fallen down some stairs while exiting a plane at the Northwest Regional Airport. The male agreed to be checked by ambulance for a large bump of the side of his head and eventually went with the paramedics to the Kitimat General Hospital for treatment.

If anyone has knowledge of this crime or any other or who is responsible, please contact the Kitimat RCMP at 250-632-7111. If you wish to remain anonymous, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or visit their web site at www.crimestoppers.ca. They are open 24/7. Crime Stoppers is anonymous and does not subscribe to call display and calls are not traced or recorded. You do not have to give your name, address or telephone number and you do not need to testify in court. If your information leads to an arrest or charge you may be eligible for a cash award of up to $2000.00.
April 27th, 2015 accident on Bish Road
Comment by Cindy on 14th May 2015
Just wondering why there isn't any information on that accident.