Motorcycle payment dispute not a matter for Creston RCMP

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  • Jun. 26, 2012 3:00 p.m.

Creston RCMP responded to 83 calls for service from June 18-24, Cpl. Charlotte Joa said on Monday. (The first part of this week’s report can be found here.)

•June 22

•Two males arguing about a motorcycle payment on Eighth Avenue North were told their dispute was a civil issue.

•A red sedan bearing B.C. plates was reported to have passed a stopped school bus in the 3000 block of Highway 3. The car driver might have been distracted as he was talking on a cellphone at the time.

•A male has been warned by police after a female reported that she believed he was stalking her in the 1800 block of Highway 3A.

•A male who caused a disturbance at an office in the 1000 block of Northwest Boulevard has been warned about his behavior.

•Police are investigating a complaint of an assault made by a female against her boyfriend on Riverview Road.

•Police assisted Ministry of Children and Family Development in apprehending two children from a residence on Haskins Road East.

•No injuries were reported in a rear-end collision on Canyon Street.

•Police are investigating a report of phone threats to a Murdoch Street residence.

•A phone caller reported seeing a possibly impaired driver on Highway 3 about six hours earlier. Police were unable to locate the suspect.

June 23

•Police were unable to locate the source of shots, or possibly fireworks, on 11th Avenue North.

•An motorcycle driver was taken to hospital after he crashed his bike in the 13000 block of Highway 3A near Boswell.

•A warning letter has been sent to the owner of a vehicle reported to have crossed a double solid line several times on Highway 3.

•Visitors to the Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area (CVWMA) drove around Duck Lake, ending up at a locked gate at Channel Road. They called police to ask them to unlock the gate so they wouldn’t have to make the long loop return trip. Police declined the request.

•Significant damage to a business on Canyon Street at 20th Avenue resulted when a vehicle drove into the window. The female driver reported her foot slipped off the brake and onto the gas pedal.

June 24

•A parent was warned and a youth party was shut down on Murdoch Street after police were called to a party that involved underage drinking and very loud music.

•A driver who was pulled over on Devon Street at Northwest Boulevard was found to have been consuming alcohol. A failed roadside screening device test resulted in a 90-day driving prohibition and a 30-day vehicle impoundment.

•A washout was reported in the 12000 block of Highway 3A.

•A male has been warned after a female complained about on-going mischief at her Cedar Street residence.

•A visitor to the CVWMA found a small box containing two marijuana joints and turned them in to police so children wouldn’t get ahold of them.

•A male was arrested after an assault complaint on Crawford Creek Road. The investigation continues.