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Missing man located

August
22
,
2016
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A man who went missing Aug. 15 after leaving RIH has been located, Kamloops RCMP reported Monday, Aug. 22. Daniel Bain has a medical condition and requires medication, causing concern for his family. That concern led police to seek public...

Man in custody after shots fired

August
21
,
2016
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A man was arrested at a Brock trailer park Saturday night after shots were fired. Police responded to a 911 call at 9:37 p.m. reporting an agitated male in possession of a loaded rifle in the 1700 block of Ord Rd. Additional 911 calls came in...

Man goes missing from RIH

August
18
,
2016
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A man with a medical condition has gone missing after leaving RIH. Kamloops RCMP are asking for the public’s assistance in looking for Daniel (Danny) Bain, who requires medication. They did not elaborate on the nature of his conditon. ...

Safeway gas bar robbed at knifepoint

August
17
,
2016
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Police are looking for a suspect who robbed the Safeway Gas Bar on Fortune Drive Tuesday night, Aug. 16. Around 10:30 p.m. a male entered the Safeway Gas Bar. While brandishing a knife, he demanded cash and cigarettes from the two employees...

Officer turned on red light, not green

August
16
,
2016
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A police vehicle involved in a collision Monday while executing a U-turn on Hwy. 1 was turning on a red light, not a green light as first reported. RCMP made the correction Tuesday after preliminary investigation. It was initially indicated that...

Two youths hit while crossing Hwy. 1

August
16
,
2016
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Two youths were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries Monday night after they were hit by a vehicle while crossing the Trans-Canada at Tanager Road in Valleyview. The two 17-year-olds were crossing in a marked crosswalk when they...

Anti-gang unit makes eight arrests

August
15
,
2016
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Joint enforcement with the province’s integrated anti-gang police unit enabled Kamloops RCMP to make eight arrests over the weekend. Officers from the Uniform Gang Enforcement Team (UGET) were in town over three days to assist the...

Group arrested trying to pass fake C-notes

August
15
,
2016
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UPDATED Thanks to swift reporting by local businesses, RCMP arrested five Lower Mainland men over the weekend for attempting to pass counterfeit $100 US bills. Police were notified by a business on Saturday, Aug. 13, that a man had attempted...

Driver runs red light, hits police cruiser

August
15
,
2016
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A collision involving a police cruiser in pursuit on the east Trans-Canada tied up traffic but caused no serious injuries in Valleyview Monday morning, Aug. 15. The police officer involved had activated lights and siren, then attempted a...

Two drivers injured in Highway 1 head-on

August
14
,
2016
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The drivers of both vehicles in a head-on collision on Highway 1 at Tobiano were taken to Royal Inland Hospital on Sunday afternoon with non-life-threatening injuries. An  SUV and a commercial tractor trailer unit were involved in the...