NEWS RELEASE · 30th September 2010
As a result of a Crime Stoppers Tip received September 26, 2010 last week's Terrace Most Wanted Brian EVANS was located and arrested without incident, at a residence in the Terrace area. This tipster is now eligible to receive a cash reward for the information provided leading to the successful arrest of this individual.
Terrace RCMP received a report of two missing mushroom pickers on September 26 at approximately 8:00 pm from an area near the Terrace Airport. Police attended the location and set up stationary, using sirens and lights in an attempt to alert the two missing females of assistance near by. Due to poor lighting conditions the search could not be initiated until daylight. At approximately 8:30am the following morning, Search and Rescue advised that they had located the two missing persons as they walked out of the bush uninjured.
On September 28, 2010 at approximately 3:30 am the Terrace RCMP responded to a report of a male brandishing a knife towards his male roommate inside their residence. Police arrived and determined that the suspect had entered their shared residence intoxicated. An argument ensued between the two men which resulted in the suspect brandishing the knife towards his roommate before leaving the residence. Police located the suspect, who is known to police, soon after. The victim did not suffer injuries as a result. Charges of Assault with a Weapon, Theft Under, Failing to Comply with Recognizance x 2, and Possession of a Controlled Substance are pending against the suspect.
Terrace RCMP are investigating a suspicious dumpster fire set behind the Save on Foods sometime in the evening of September 29. The Terrace Fire Department and Terrace RCMP responded to and extinguished the large fire at approximately 11:50 pm. According to a witness, it is believed two youths on bicycles were in the area at the time of the incident. If anyone has information regarding this crime they are asked to contact the Terrace RCMP 250-638-7400 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.