RCMP report

The RCMP in Fort St. James had a few incidents of note in early April.

On April 4 at 4:30 p.m., RCMP responded to a report of an assault on the Nak’azdli Reserve on the Lower Road.

One female was arrested at the scene and was later released on bail.

RCMP are recommending charges of assault and uttering threats.

April 9 at around 4:30 p.m., an individual was reported to be on Nak’azdli Reserve who was on a Band Council Resolution to not set foot on the reserve. The man was taken into custody by RCMP to remove him from the reserve and searched. Drugs were found in his possession at the time and he was then arrested for possession and released on a promise to appear in court.

Later on April 9 at 11:40 p.m., RCMP responded to a complaint of a possible assault with a weapon on Mountain View Road. RCMP responded and at the scene found an alleged assault had taken place but both the male and female involved were on conditions. The male was arrested for assault and breach of conditions and the female was arrested for breach of conditions as well. Both remain in custody until their court date.

On April 10 near 2 p.m., a call from a local motel reported a possible assault involving a male and female.

RCMP attending the scene found no assault had occurred but the female at the scene was in breach of her conditions by being in the presence of the male and she was then arrested and later released with a promise to appear in court.