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Police officers report exposure to fentanyl

September
14
,
2016
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RCMP are taking extra precautions after at least three B.C. officers, including two in Kamloops and Kelowna, were exposed to highly toxic fentanyl. A national rollout, equipping officers with the antidote Naloxone, was announced Tuesday. ...

Suspect used stolen debit card

September
13
,
2016
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Kamloops RCMP are asking the public’s assistance to identify a man who used a debit card that was stolen during a residential break and enter. On Sept. 1, police responded to a break and enter that occurred in the downtown area. Later in...

Missing teen frequents Schubert Drive

September
12
,
2016
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UPDATE SEPT. 13: Police have located Jonathan Lundstrom. Kamloops RCMP are asking for the public's help locating a missing teen. Police said Monday that Jonathan Lundstrom was reported missing on Sept. 8 and is known to frequent the...

Teen missing for more than a week

September
8
,
2016
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Kamloops RCMP request the public’s help in finding a 15-year-old girl reported missing over a week ago. Angelis Justis hasn’t been seen since she left her home on Wednesday, Aug. 31. She is described as Caucasian, five feet, five...

Vehicles hit buildings twice in one day

September
6
,
2016
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Not one but two vehicles crashed into buildings in separate accidents Tuesday. Around 9:40 a.m., Kamloops RCMP responded to a single-vehicle accident in the 1300 block of Hillside Drive, where a vehicle went right through the front doors of Marks...

Pair pepper sprayed on Leigh Road

September
6
,
2016
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Two people sleeping in a vehicle on Leigh Road were attacked with pepper spray Tuesday morning, Sept. 6. Kamloops RCMP are looking for two suspects, both women, believed responsible for the assault around 9 a.m. The victims ran to a nearby gas...

Five TRU students injured in crash

September
5
,
2016
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Five international students suffered non-life threatening injuries when a vehicle they were travelling in crashed on Hillside Drive Sunday, Sept. 4. The TRU students, between 18 and 20 years of age, were eastbound in the 1900 block of...

Traffic blitz collars 30 distracted drivers

September
2
,
2016
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Distracted driving remains a common practice, it seems, the No. 1 offence in the latest road safety blitz by Kamloops RCMP. A total of 77 drivers were stopped Tuesday, Aug. 30, in two enforcement efforts downtown and on the North Shore. Of those,...

Missing teen may be in Kamloops

September
1
,
2016
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A missing Lower Mainland teen may be headed Kamloops’ way. Coquitlam RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Brandel Richard, 16, last seen in Coquitlam on Sunday, Aug. 28. Brandel is described as Caucasian with...

Homicide suspect tracked to Ontario

September
1
,
2016
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UPDATE: 12:18 p.m. An Abbotsford man with a lengthy criminal record is to face a charge of second degree murder in court next week, the sole suspect in a weekend homicide at a Kamloops motel. Kamloops RCMP confirmed Thursday morning that an...