Creston Media Report

Police received 64 calls for assistance from November 20th to November 27th, 2018.

November 20, 2018

  • Called by a person upset that the government stopped paying for her medication.
  • Report of a theft of jerry cans in Creston.
  • Report of a truck stolen from Crawford Bay. Recovered in Alberta.
  • Investigated a breach of release conditions.
  • Called to assist with an upset resident of a group home.

November 21, 2018

  • Called to take possession of possible narcotics found at a Creston business.
  • Called to assist with an intoxicated unwanted guest at a residence in Creston. Guest was held in police cells until sober.

November 22, 2018

  • Report of a number of break and enters to cabins at Tye.
  • Report of a theft from a residence in Wynndel.
  • Called to locate an intoxicated male attending unknown residences in Creston.
  • A call of an intoxicated male at two businesses in Creston led police to locating the suspect driving his car. The suspect was belligerent with police and refused to provide a breath sample after a legal demand was made. His actions led to a 90 day licence suspension and a 7 day vehicle impound.

November 23, 2018

  • Called to a domestic assault situation.
  • Called to a family argument where alcohol was involved.
  • Call of two intoxicated females causing a disturbance in Lister.
  • Report of loud music in an apartment complex in Creston.

November 24, 2018

  • Called to investigate an assault at a party in Creston.
  • Report of a theft of a jacket from a local restaurant.
  • Report of threats over text.
  • Called to disturbance at a home involving alcohol.

November 25, 2018

  • A vehicle stop for speeding resulted in the unlicensed drinking driver prohibited from driving for 5 months, and having his vehicle impounded for 7 days.
  • Called to a report of an assault at a residence in Creston.
  • Report of shots fired near Wynndel.
  • Called to a family dispute involving an assault in Lister. Alcohol appeared to be a factor.

November 26, 2018

  • Called to investigate a burned vehicle in West Creston. No evidence found that the vehicle was stolen or involved in criminal activity.
  • Report of a vehicle being vandalized by eggs in Creston.
  • Report of items being stolen from a vehicle overnight.
  • Report of suspicious people at a rural property in Kitchener.
  • Report of a truck and trailer being stolen from Yahk. Later recovered in Princeton.

S/Sgt. Ryan Currie