Kitimat RCMP Weekly Report October 9-14, 2021
2021-10-15 10:43 PDT
Keep the peace
On October 9th, 2021 at 11:17 am, Kitimat RCMP received a request to keep the peace at a residence in Kitimat, BC. The complainant stated they needed to get some personal belongings but was not able to as there was no contact conditions between the two involved persons. Police made contact with the other party who confirmed that the item the complainant requested was not in the residence. The complainant was updated.
Intoxicated man arrested
On October 10th, 2021 at 1:50 pm, Kitimat RCMP received a complaint of a disturbance taking place at a residence in Kitimat, BC. The complainant reported a man that was known to them was intoxicated and banging on doors of the residence waking people up. Police attended and located the man who was grossly intoxicated and agitated. The male was arrested for mischief and transported to Kitimat RCMP cells where he was held until he was able to care for himself. The man was later released from police custody.
On October 11th, 2021 at 8:52 pm, Kitimat RCMP received a request to check the wellbeing of a woman at a residence. The complainant had tried several times to get ahold of the woman after not seeing her for several days. Police were able to make contact with the woman who had been with friends for thanksgiving. The woman later returned to her residence and made contact with the complainant. No further police action was required.
Single vehicle motor vehicle incident
On October 12th, 2021 at 6:51 am, a single vehicle collision involving a logging truck was reported to Kitimat RCMP. Police officers attended and located the driver as well as the truck in the ditch. The driver stated they had stopped to use the washroom but failed to activate the emergency brake which caused the truck to roll. The driver had no injuries and was not intoxicated, however investigation into the truck mechanics and brakes was taken over by Commercial Vehicle Safety & Enforcement.
Woman in distress taken to hospital
On October 13th, 2021 at 5:27 pm, Kitimat RCMP received a report of a person in distress in the Kildala area of Kitimat, BC. The complainant reported a woman facedown near a bus stop with drug paraphernalia nearby. Police officers attended, however Kitimat Fire and Ambulance arrived first and were able to wake the female. While the female appeared intoxicated, she did not appear to be in any other medical distress. The woman was transported to the hospital by paramedics and all drug paraphernalia, as well as biohazardous refuse was collected and disposed of.
Motor vehicle hit and run - looking for witnesses
On October 14th, 2021 at 2:11 pm, Kitimat RCMP received a report of a motor vehicle collision hit and run that took place at the intersection of Kuldo Blvd and Haisla Blvd in Kitimat, BC. The complainant reported a truck hit the back of their commercial vehicle just before 10:00 am the day prior when stopped at a red light. The complainant also stated the same vehicle fled the scene without leaving their information. Kitimat RCMP are still investigating and request any witnesses who may have observed the incident come forward.
Cst. Jenny MuckleMedia Relations Officer
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