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POLICE BEAT

Man stabbed, woman arrested

 

A 27-year-old woman is facing charges following the stabbing of a 25-year-old man.

The incident occurred Saturday, around 11:45 p.m., in the townhouse complex at 300 Robron Rd.

The male victim suffered a stab wound in the upper body area and was taken to Campbell River hospital where he was treated and released.

The suspect’s name has not been released. RCMP say they are recommending she be charged with assault with a weapon.

 

Vehicle torched

 

On June 17, at 9:50 a.m., police were notified of a vehicle on fire in the area of Snowden Road and Iron River Main.

The vehicle was totally destroyed and all its identifying markers had been removed. Police continue to investigate who owns the vehicle and the cause of the fire.

 

Business B&E and theft

 

On June 14, at 5:52 a.m., Mounties investigated a break-in at the UPS store  located at Campbell River Common mall.

The culprit used a rock to smash the front glass window, entered and stole  an undisclosed amount of property.

On June 16, two outboard motors were stolen from a residence in the 1900 block of Galerno Rd.

The motors, a 9.9 horsepower Yamaha and a 9.9 horsepower Mercury, were removed from two separate boats at the same residence.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

 

Boat in trouble

 

A boat with mechanical difficulties was towed to safety on Sunday morning.

Police received several reports of the boat “in distress,” 100 metres off shore from Discovery Pier.

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