March 29, 2021
The Kamloops RCMP Detachment responded to approximately 355 calls for service from midnight Friday March 26, to 9 a.m. on Monday March 29, 2021. Below are some highlights from those calls.
Man arrested following assault report
A 30-year-old Kamloops man was arrested Friday morning after police received a report of an assault.
On March 26, just before 6 a.m., the Kamloops RCMP Detachment was contacted about the assault, which allegedly occurred at an address on the 3000-block of Bank Road.
Police attended the suspect’s address and arrested him without incident. He was released with a court date, pending the investigation’s conclusion.
Saturday assault with a weapon file leads to arrest
A Saturday assault report led to a teenager being arrested this weekend.
On March 27, around 12:30 hours, Kamloops RCMP responded to a report of an assault involving a rock that was allegedly thrown at a person on the 1500-block of Versatile Drive.
Police located the suspect, who was arrested and released with a court date related to potential charges, which may be recommended once the investigation is complete.
Hatchet seized during weapon’s complaint
A report of someone yelling, “gun” and “put the weapon down” brought police to an address on Beachmount Crescent early Sunday morning.
Just after midnight on March 28, Kamloops RCMP responded to a report of a disturbance involving weapons on the 2000-block of Beachmount Crescent. Police located and detained a group of people in a vehicle, who were attempting to leave a residence. A hatchet was discovered on the front lawn, but parties present denied any ownership. It was seized by police.
An investigation revealed a consensual fight had occurred and that no firearm had been presented.
Man arrested on unendorsed warrant
A call about an unwanted person ended with a wanted man being arrested.
On March 26, around 9 a.m., Kamloops RCMP received a report of an unwanted person in front of a business on the 2100-block of East Trans Canada Highway. Upon attending, police located a man wanted on a warrant out of Cranbrook.
Stacey Dean Willard, 45, was arrested and released with a May court date.
If you have information on crime, please contact Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000. Less serious crimes, such as stolen or damaged property without any witnesses or suspects, can also be reported online at https://ocre-sielc.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/kamloops.