Police and fire calls - March 8, 2014

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Moose Jaw Police Service

The Moose Jaw Police Service received 57 calls for service between 7 a.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Sunday.

Around noon on Friday, police responded to a two-vehicle accident on the 500 block of Caribou Street West. There were two minor injuries, $8,000 damage and one person was charged for driving without due care and attention.

Police received a report of a hit and run to a vehicle between 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. on Feb. 28 the 1600 block of Main Street North. There is damage to the passenger rear corner and there is $1,000 damage.

Police dealt with a two-vehicle accident at Fifth Avenue Northwest at High Street West shortly after 5 p.m. on Friday. One vehicle was towed and there is $5,000 damage. No charges were laid as the accident was because of icy roads.

There was another two-vehicle accident on the zero block of Thatcher Drive West at 5:40 p.m. One vehicle was towed and there is approximately $15,000 damage. Again, no charges were laid as the accident was because of poor road conditions.

Another accident occurred early Friday morning at Macdonald Street at Algoma Avenue with approximately $800 damage. There was no paint transfer or debris.

On the 1000 block of Coteau Street West shortly after 10 p.m., police attended to a single vehicle accident where a vehicle ran into a building, causing $15,000 damage. One person was charged with driving too fast for the road conditions.

Police received a report of the theft of a 2008 black two-ton Diesel truck with a deck and rear dual wheels. The Saskatchewan license plate is 122 JDK and it is valued at $40,000. The truck was stolen on Feb. 28.

Police dealt with a dispute over property division of property, a man causing problems in a business, three intoxicated persons causing problems, a child custody dispute and an intoxicated man.

Police received a report of two vehicles driving erratically in the area of the 1200 block of Main Street North. Upon police arrival, the vehicles were gone and police monitored the area through the night.

On Friday around 1 p.m., police reported to the zero block of Manitoba Street East for a disturbance report in the washroom area of a bar. Police arrested a man and a woman. The woman was charged with possession of marihuana for the purpose of trafficking. The man was charged with possession of a weapon dangerous to the public. Police are still investigating.

Police dealt with an intoxicated man refusing to leave and he was brought to police cells before later being transported to the hospital for observation. Police handled an unwanted guest report and charged an intoxicated woman with refusing to leave the premises when asked.

Fire calls

The Moose Jaw Fire Department responded to the 100 block of Ross Street East shortly before 9 a.m. on Friday for activated fire alarms.

Craik carbon monoxide deaths

The coroner’s office have advised the Craik RCMP that the death of two adults in the residence at Craik Eco Village, a 65-year-old woman and a 67-year-old man, that occurred on Feb. 28 at 1:40 p.m. was because of carbon monoxide poisoning.

A family member discovered the deaths of the man and the woman, who were a married couple.

Investigators have determined the deaths aren’t criminal in nature. The RCMP contacted family members and does not have permission to release names.

Organizations: Moose Jaw Fire Department, RCMP

Geographic location: Fifth Avenue Northwest, High Street West, Macdonald Street Algoma Avenue Saskatchewan Ross Street East Craik Eco Village

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