Thirty-year-old Sicamous man arrested after police invistigate suspicious person

RCMP Report: Police reports from Dec. 9 to Dec. 14.

  • Dec. 18, 2013 12:00 p.m.

A 30-year old Sicamous man is facing charges of break and enter and possession of stolen property. On Dec. 9, at 3:39 p.m., police responded to a report of a suspicious person. Investigating officers found the subject, who had broken into a local condo.

The man is being held in custody and is awaiting a court date in Salmon Arm.

• On Dec. 9, at 6 p.m., police responded a report of break and enter to a residence on Hemlock, and are currently trying to determine if it is related to the above arrest.

• Dec. 10, 9:14 a.m., police received a report of an individual running around distraught at the corner of Highway 1 and 97A. Officers found a person who appeared to be suffering from a mental health disorder. The person was transported by ambulance to  hospital in Salmon Arm for further assessment.

• Dec. 11, 12:13 p.m., a single-vehicle roll over was reported to have occurred near the Skyline Esso. Two more vehicle accidents followed in the same area. No injuries were reported Police say the incidents resulted from a combination of poor roads and people travelling too fast for conditions.

• Dec. 11, 12:23 p.m., a ’94 Jeep Grand Cherokee with large tire on the roof was reported stolen from a local service station.

• Dec. 12, 4:16 p.m., a semi drive was charged with passing unsafely after police responded to a report of a semi driving too fast for road conditions.

• Dec. 13, 8:58 a.m., police responded to a single-vehicle accident near Malakwa. The two occupants were transported to hospital as precaution .

• Dec. 13, 11:39 p.m., Sicamous RCMP received a request from the Revelstoke detachment to attempt to locate westbound vehicle involved in a road rage incident in which one of the drivers produced what appeared to be a .357 revolver. Police located the vehicle and conducted a high-risk traffic stop. Officers found a replica revolver and the driver was taken into custody.

• Dec. 14, 7:44 p.m., an impaired driver was reported to police. The individual was seen at a local service station acting like they were under the influence.

• Dec. 14, 8:34 p.m., a hit and run was reported to have occurred in a service station parking lot.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Snapshot: Cap and gown in the time of COVID-19

Eagle River Secondary did what they could to keep highscool graduation as normal as possible.

Fallen tree and fire to blame for Shuswap power outage

BC Hydro restored the outage in about an hour.

Boating Safety Week a chance to take stock of hazards on Shuswap Lake

Submerged logs, cold water and intoxicated captains are all safety concerns

$30,000 over 30 weeks for local causes

Send us your good stories and you could win money for your favourite cause

VIDEO: B.C. dentist gets grand welcome home after two months in hospital fighting COVID-19

Michael Chow was given a surprise send off by hospital staff and ‘welcome home’ from neighbours

‘Like finding a needle in a haystack’: Ancient arrowhead discovered near Williams Lake

The artifact is believed to be from the Nesikip period between 7,500 BP to 6,000 BP

Friends, family mourn Salt Spring Island woman killed in suspected murder-suicide

A GoFundMe campaign has been launched for Jennifer Quesnel’s three sons

PHOTOS: Anti-racism protesters gather in communities across B.C.

More protests are expected through the weekend

Indigenous chief alleges RCMP beat him during arrest that began over expired licence plate

Athabasca Chipewyan Chief Allan Adam calling for independent investigation

‘I’m pissed, I’m outraged’: Federal minister calls out police violence against Indigenous people

Indigenous Minister Marc Miller spoke on recent incidents, including fatal shooting of a B.C. woman

Indigenous families say their loved ones’ deaths in custody are part of pattern

Nora Martin joins other Indigenous families in calling for a significant shift in policing

UPDATED: Pair accused of ‘horrific’ assault at Vancouver’s Oppenheimer Park arrested

Police say Jason Tapp, 30, and Nicole Edwards, 33, did not show up to meet their bail supervisor this week

Crews building structure at former Summerland train station site

West Summerland Station will pay tribute to railway history, serve as trail marker

Most Read