Warrant issued for Thornhill man

The Terrace RCMP is asking for the public’s help in locating Shane Vangrootheest of Thornhill BC.

Vangrootheest is wanted on unendorsed and render warrants related to breaching probation and failure to comply with a Recognizance.

He is described as:

  • 6 ft
  • 221 pounds
  • 29 years old
  • Caucasian
  • Stalky
  • Short brown hair, balding
  • Blue eyes

Shane Vangrootheest is wanted for render and unendorsed warrants.

If you have information about Vangrootheest’s whereabouts, please contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting keyword TERRACE followed by your message to 274637 (CRIMES).

Wanted: Kelly Clifton

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Kelly Clifton is currently wanted on an unendorsed warrant for failing to report to Probation.

She is described as:

  • 5 ’05
  • 117 pounds
  • Brown hair and eyes

If you have information about crime contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting 274637 (CRIMES), then in the body of your text message type TERRACE, followed by your tip information.

 

 

Have You Seen These Stolen Items?

Several unique items were stolen from a home under construction on Krumm Rd between January 11th and 13th.

If you have seen these items or have any information about this crime  contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at www.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE  plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES).  If your information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.Hummel Lamps 02Dionne Quintuplet spoonclockChina in cabinet 02China cabinet25th Anniversary silver tray12 cups & saucers9 coffee mugs4 candy & nut dishes 012 divided pickle dishestray - American Beautyteapot, 2 cream & sugar, one with traySouth SeasSilverware, pattern South Seassalt & pepper, gravy boat with saucerRoyal Albert in china cabinet 02Royal Albert in china cabinet 01rimmed serving bowl, soup bowl, soup bowl with handles and saucer 01

February 3rd, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 83 calls from January 31st, 8 AM till February 3rd, 8 AM. During the same time period there were nineteen people lodged in Terrace Cells. Nine of these people were lodged for public intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

  • A blue 2006 Dodge caravan hit the ditch at the level railway crossing approximately 42 km west of Terrace on Hwy 16. The 68 yr old driver provided a sample of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in a warn. She was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition. The vehicle was inoperable and was towed. No injuries.
  • Police observed an ATV cross Hwy 37 and head east on Krumm Rd. The driver of the ATV attempted to evade police by turning into a driveway and ran right into a locked gate. The 16 yr old driver was not injured. An amount of marihuana was seized from the boy. He was transported to the care of an adult.
  • Theft from an unlocked vehicle parked on Loen Ave. A purse containing wallet and various cards was stolen. The purse and wallet were found a short distance away minus the credit card and bank card. The credit card was used to make purchases in town. Under investigation.
  • A black 2011 Chevrolet Silverado was pulled over on Hwy 37 near the Onion Lake ski trails for going 137 km/hr in a 100 km/hr zone. Police detected the smell of marihuana and arrested the 22 yr old driver. An amount of marihuana was seized.
  • A black 2006 Ford Fusion was checked at a road block on Hwy 113 near Deep Creek. The 30 yr old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in warns. He was served an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle he was driving was impounded.
  • Assault. A 22 yr old River Kings fan began to heckle the Prince Rupert Rampage hockey players as they were leaving the arena on Saturday night. An argument was brewing when a Rampage hockey player attempted to de-escalate the situation. The 22 yr old man punched him causing minor injuries. Under investigation.
  • Three intoxicated people fighting inside of Denny’s restaurant. Police entered the restaurant to find a shirtless, angry, intoxicated man. The 26 yr old man was arrested. His girlfriend attempted to physically stop the arrest. The 25 yr old woman was arrested as well. Charges on both are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A green Ford Focus rear end a red 2006 Ford Focus while pulling into the Tim Horton’s on Lakelse Ave. The green Ford departed the scene at a high rate of speed west on Lakelse Ave. The driver was a young man with blonde hair and glasses. There were numerous people in the vehicle.
  • A 34 yr old man on conditions to not consume or possess alcohol reported that he gave money to a man he did not know to buy him some beer and then man never returned with the beer. Police gave advice on the matter.
  • A grey 2005 Ford Focus was pulled over on Kalum St. The 39 yr old driver provided two samples of breath into a roadside screening device that resulted in fails. She was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle she was driving was impounded.
  • Domestic dispute. An intoxicated 51 yr old man left in a truck. Police spoke with the people involved. The man was arrested for breaching his undertaking by consuming alcohol. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • Power was out for a disabled man. Police discussed the situation with the man and it was determined that the electric heaters were drawing too much power for the breaker. Options were discussed and police reset the breaker. A short time later police were called back for the power being out again. Police assisted the man with unplugging all unnecessary electrical equipment. Blankets and a fully charged cell phone were left with the man.
  • Domestic assault. A man suffered minor injuries. Police arrested an intoxicated 47 yr old woman. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at External link, opens in a new windowwww.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES). If your information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.

January 27th, 2014 24 hour news release

The Terrace RCMP responded to approximately 115 calls for service from January 23rd, 8 AM till January 27th, 8 AM. During the same time period there have been 31 people lodged in Terrace Cells. 21 of these people were lodged for intoxication.

Here are some of the calls responded to:

  • Fight on Legion Ave/Lakelse Ave. Police attempted to speak with the people involved. An intoxicated man was arrested when he attempted to leave. He resisted arrest and had to be restrained. Checks determined that the man was on probation conditions of not to be in Terrace and not to be outside of his residence under the influence of alcohol or drugs. There was also a warrant for failing to comply with probation out of Kitimat for the man’s arrest. Police forwarded charges on the man and he was held for court. On January 24th Kody POW 24 yrs old, was convicted of Failing to Comply with Probation and resisting arrest and remains incarcerated. A 34 yr old woman also involved in this altercation was arrested for public intoxication and theft. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A white 1995 Ford Taurus crashed into the ditch and hit a telephone pole at Dover Rd/Kalum Lake Rd. The four people in the vehicle were uncooperative with police and intoxicated. A 24 yr old man and a 29 yr old woman were arrested for public intoxication. A 23 yr old woman was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for other medical issues. A 20 yr old man was the driver and dealt with by the Motor Vehicle Act. The vehicle was towed.
  • A blue 1997 Dodge Ram and a red Ford 2007 Fusion collided at Kalum St/Lazelle Ave. The Ford sustained major damage and the rear passenger was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for assessment.
  • Loss Prevention Office of Walmart arrested a 16 yr old boy for shoplifting. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • Hit and run to a 2004 Chevrolet Epica parked at the Chances Casino sometime between 7 and 7:30 PM on January 24th. The rear taillight and fender were damaged.
  • Request from the Thornhill Fire Department to assist with an out of control house party on Century St with minors drinking alcohol. An intoxicated 16 yr old youth was arrested and then taken to Mills Memorial Hospital due to his level of intoxication. A grey 2005 Chevrolet Uplander Van was observed driving in an erratic manner in the area. The driver refused to provide a sample of breath into a roadside screening device. She was issued an Immediate Roadside Prohibition and the vehicle was impounded. An 18 yr old man was arrested for public intoxication.
  • 79 yr old deceased man on Dobbie St.
  • Domestic assault. An 18 yr old man was arrested for assault. A 19 yr old woman was transported to another residence. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A suspicious vehicle parked on a logging road on Krumm Rd. Police observed a man passed out in the driver’s seat of the running Toyota Corolla. There was drug paraphernalia in and around the vehicle. The man was acting in an irrational and intoxicated manner and was served an Immediate Roadside Suspension.
  • Fight at a residence in Gitaus. A woman had a popsicle stick jabbed into her eye. Injuries received were minimal. Under investigation.
  • A black mountain bike with no seat was stolen from beside Spotless Cleaner Center on Emerson St.
  • Domestic assault. A woman and a man both sustained minor injuries. Police arrested the 24 yr old man for breaching his no contact condition and outstanding warrants out of New Aiyansh. He is held for court.
  • Domestic assault. A man pushed a woman to the ground then grabbed her by the hair and made threatening gestures. Police arrested an intoxicated 21 yr old man. Charges are being forwarded to Crown Counsel.
  • A white 2014 Toyota Tundra was pulled over on Keith Ave. Investigation led to the discovery of a large amount of money, drugs, and a conducted energy weapon in the possession of the 59 yr old man. He was arrested. Under investigation.

People with information on crime are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP at (250)638-7400 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers by telephone at 1-800-222-TIPS, online at External link, opens in a new windowwww.terracecrimestoppers.ca or by texting TERRACE plus your message to 274637 (CRIMES). If your information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2000.