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NEWS RELEASE · 2nd June 2015
Kitimat RCMP
Kitimat Detachment responded to 83 calls for service during this period. Some of which are as follows:

On Monday May 25th 2015 at 4:54 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to lower City Centre Mall for a report of an intoxicated male. Police observed the male laying on the steps by the mall entrance. The male was intoxicated and unable to care for himself. The male was arrested and lodged in cells until sober. The male received a violation ticket for being intoxicated in public and faces a $230 fine.

On Monday May 25th 2015 at 8:30 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to a residence for a report of a disturbance. The complainant stated his son was asked to leave their house was trying to get back inside. Police attended and the son was gone on arrival. Police spoke to the complainant and located his son nearby. The son agreed to stay at a friendís house for the evening.

On Tuesday May 26th 2015 at 4:30 pm, the Kitimat RCMP received a complaint of a dog in a vehicle on Nass St. The Kitimat RCMP attended however could not locate the vehicle. Dog owners are reminded to be mindful of leaving dogs in vehicles during the warm weather.

On Wednesday May 27th 2015 at 2:00 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to a residence on Omenica St following a report a broken window to a vehicle. A vehicle parked on the roadway had a broken front passenger window. Nothing was stolen from the vehicle. Police suspect that a rock from someone cutting the grass nearby may have broken the window.

On Thursday May 28th 2015 at 12:55 am, the Kitimat RCMP attended to a residence on Albatross Ave for a report of a missing female. The complainant stated that he hadnít seen his girlfriend in a few days. The Kitimat RCMP followed up with friends of the couple and the missing female was located in Terrace. The complainant was advised.

On Friday May 29th 2015 at 10:35 pm, the Kitimat RCMP were conducting a drinking and driving check on Haisla Blvd. An officer spoke to a driver of a vehicle who displayed symptomology of drug use. The driver was issued a 24 hour driving prohibition under section 215 of the Motor Vehicle Act.

On Saturday May 30th 2015 at 8:30 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to Dyke Rd for a report of an engulfed Ford Tempo. Upon attendance the vehicle was fully engulfed. The fire was extinguished by Kitimat Fire and Rescue. The Kitimat RCMP continues to investigate.

On Saturday May 30th 2015 at 10:30 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to the Hirsch Creek Golf and Country Club. The complainant reported that a customer failed to return a golf cart and he couldnít be found on the golf course. Police located the gold cart abandoned on the side of a steep slope near hole # 2. The suspect who is well known to the Kitimat RCMP had walked away uninjured. The file remains under investigation.

On Sunday May 31st 2015 at 7:35 pm, the Kitimat RCMP attended to a disturbance on Duncan St. The Kitimat RCMP located a male who was agitated and threatened to harm himself. The male was apprehended under the Mental Health Act and transported to the Kitimat General Hospital where he was to be assessed by a physician.

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.