News Release for April 5, 2016 – April 11, 2016
Total Calls for Service = 94
Impaired Driving = 3
Assaults = 3
Break and Enters = 0
Thefts = 2
Mischief = 4
On April 6, 2016 at approx. 4:00 p.m., Powell River RCMP’s General Investigation Section observed what was believed to be a drug transaction take place on Joyce Avenue near Butedale Street. Two males were arrested and a small amount of marihuana was seized along with some drug paraphernalia. Shilo Haacke, age 24, has been charged with trafficking in a controlled substance. He will appear in Powell River Provincial Court at the end of May to answer to the charge.
On April 8, 2016 at approx.. 8:00 p.m. police were advised that a vehicle had been vandalized while parked on Duck Lake Rd. The vehicle, a black Mazda 6, appeared to have been keyed on the doors and hood as well as the antennae snapped off.
If anyone has any information about these crimes they are asked to please contact the Powell River RCMP or to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222- TIPS (8477) or online at www.bccrimestoppers.com
Released by S/Sgt. Rod Wiebe
Powell River RCMP