NEWS RELEASE · 15th December 2010
Suspect still at large from domestic dispute
December 14, 2010 17:19 hours the Terrace RCMP responded to a complaint of a domestic dispute on Kalum Street. The suspect male departed the scene prior to police attendance.
Police interviewed the female victim and determined that the victim and suspect had been living in a common law relationship and separated a short time ago. The male had produced a handgun and attempted to force her into his vehicle. The female resisted the males attempts at getting her into his car.
Bystanders were observed by the suspect causing him to flee prior to police arrival. Two calls of erratic driving were immediately received following the dispute. The suspects vehicle was later located at his residence.
A replica handgun was recovered at the scene on Kalum Street.
Police Emergency Response Team members were activated and surrounded the suspects residence on Larch Avenue. Upon entering the residence it was determined that the male had departed prior to Police arriving.
RCMP have identified and are searching for this suspect. As the investigation is ongoing and no charges have been laid the suspects personal details cannot be released.
Upon charges being approved, RCMP will be releasing a follow up press release.
The Terrace RCMP are requesting that any other witnesses to this disturbance please call the Terrace RCMP at 250-638-7400.
If you know where the suspect is located please call the Terrace RCMP or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 ( TIPS).