Brass knuckles confiscated, car impounded in Maple Ridge

During the investigation, police found the brass knuckles, which are prohibited under the Criminal Code of Canada.

  • Jul. 25, 2011 1:00 p.m.

Police confiscated brass knuckles and impounded a vehicle for 30 days after pulling over a young man for drunk driving Sunday in Maple Ridge.

Ridge Meadows RCMP pulled over the 18-year-old driver of a blue Ford Tempo on 216 Street, north of Dewdney Trunk Road, for erratic driving.

He showed signs of being drunk and failed a roadside screening test. He had his driver’s license revoked for 90 days and his car impounded for 30.

During the investigation, police found the brass knuckles, which are prohibited under the Criminal Code of Canada.

 

Dog loses an eye

A dog was shot with by a pellet gun in Maple Ridge on Saturday and lost its left eye.

The dog was found at a home on Isaac Crescent by its owner.

• Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call Ridge Meadows RCMP at 604-463-6251.

 

Attempted theft at mall

Assault charges are being recommended against a young woman who tried to steal items from a clothing store in Haney Place Mall on Saturday.

The woman pushed a store employee who tried to stop her. The stolen items were dropped during the confrontation, and the woman ran without them to the Haney Bus Loop, where she was arrested.