RCMP briefs Aug 5 to Aug 11

RCMP briefs - a look at the past week on the police beat.

  • Aug. 14, 2013 3:00 p.m.

• Aug. 5, 8:44 a.m, an orange Ford F350 pickup was reported to have been stolen overnight from an Oak Ave residence.

• Aug. 5, 9:12 a.m. police were asked to assist BC Ambulance with a patient on a houseboat.

• Aug. 5, 12:15 p.m., RCMP received a report of a person recklessly driving their Sea-Doo near Mara Lake Provincial Park.

•Aug. 5, 12:35 p.m., a stolen vehicle was recovered near the Swansea Point firehall.

•Aug. 5, 3:05 p.m., a considerable amount of dust was reported to be coming from a construction site on Montcalm Crescent.

•Aug. 5, 5:12 p.m., report of two-vehicle accident, no injuries.

• Aug. 5, 7:23 p.m., a dark brown truck pulling horse trailer was reported to be cutting people off and driving erratically.

• Aug. 5, 10:32 p.m., police received a report of loud party on a houseboat at Marble Point. Police advised the complainant to take it up with the houseboat company.

• Aug. 6, 4:32 a.m, police attended a local campsite after receiving a report of an intoxicated male banging on trailer doors.

• Aug. 6, 11:51 a.m., police received a report of a white diesel pickup, speeding, passing unsafely and tail gating.

• Aug. 6, 7:55 a.m., RCMP received a report of a large campfire Swanshore Road.

• Aug. 7, 10:19 a.m., a grey dodge pickup with Alberta plates was reported to be speeding and passing unsafely. The vehicle was pulling trailer with a Sea-Doo.

• Aug. 7, 4:45 p.m., a wallet was reported to have been lost.

• Aug. 7, 5:20 p.m., a wallet was turned into police, though not the one mentioned above.

• Aug. 8, 9:19 a.m., police received a report of a theft from a workshop on Cambie-Solsqua Road.

• Aug. 8, 10:21 a.m., a found wallet was turned in to police.

• Aug. 8, 6:23 p.m., an assault was reported to police.

• Aug. 8, 8:49 p.m., a grey Honda Civic with B.C. plates was reportedly speeding and passing unsafely.

• Aug. 8, 9 p.m., a report of threats was received by police.

• Aug. 9, 6:53 p.m., police received a report of a low-flying helicopter. The complainant was concerned that the aircraft was flying so low and at high speed.

• Aug. 9, 9:30 p.m., a dark-coloured car with B.C. plates was reportedly swerving all over highway between Revelstoke and Sicamous. Police located the vehicle and the driver showed no sign of impairment. Dubnyk said her driving behaviour was due more to inattention. The driver was given a warning and allowed to carry on.

• Aug. 9 10:18 p.m., a lost backpack was reported.

• Aug. 9, 10:56 p.m., police received a report of a suspicious man hanging around downtown.

•Aug. 10 10:15 a.m., a blue Toyota with Alberta plates was reportedly weaving all over the road and passing unsafely.

• Aug. 10, 4:33 p.m., police were asked to help keep the peace while a  person evicted a tenant from a rental property.

• Aug. 10, 5:44 p.m. police received a report of a Winnebago with Alberta plates weaving all over the highway.

• Aug. 10, 8:20 p.m. police received a report of an abandoned vehicle.

• Aug. 11, 3:37 a.m,. police were called out to a Swanshore Road residence where an intoxicated person was reportedly getting aggressive, wanting to fight people.

• Aug. 11, 3:53 a.m., officers attended a two vehicle accident, no injuries.


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