Files reported to the Vanderhoof RCMP between October 28 – November 4, 2011.
On November 2 at 6:30 a.m., a break and enter in progress was reported to the police. A male was seen breaking into a shed on a property on Riverview Drive. RCMP members attended but couldn’t located the male suspect. Two sheds were reported to have been broken into that morning on Riverview Drive.
The same morning at 7 a.m., a possible impaired driver was reported to the RCMP. The van in question was located on Kenny Dam Road at Stoney Creek reserve.
When the police arrived the driver of the vehicle fled the scene but went off-road and got stuck in someone’s yard. A man and male youth were arrested and taken into custody for possession of a stolen vehicle.
The man was released, but the youth was remanded for an outstanding, unendorsed warrant.
An attempted stabbing was reported to have occurred at the Stoney Creek reserve at 6 a.m. on October 29. The victim was said to have grabbed the knife from his attacker and received several cuts to the hand. RCMP attended and arrested a male youth. He appeared before a Justice of the Peace over the phone before being released to a guardian under numerous conditions. He will be seen in court on January 16 for assault with a weapon.
Mischief was reported to RCMP on Halloween night – a building under construction near the high school was shot multiple times with a paintball gun.
If anyone has any information about any of the above incidents or any other crime, please call the Vanderhoof RCMP detachment on 250-567-2222.