Police Patrol: Powell River crime report

Powell River RCMP reported the following for August 1 to 7, 2019.

Total calls for service: 151
Thefts: 15
Assaults: 2
Impaired driving: 4
Mischief: 5
Break and enter: 6

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August 1; Joyce Avenue
Powell River RCMP executed a drug search warrant at a residence on Joyce Avenue. Two subjects, a 53-year-old male and a 40-year-old female are facing charges of trafficking fentanyl and cocaine. Police seized fentanyl in various forms, cocaine and cash. This is the second search warrant executed in the same area as on July 4 police arrested a 41-year-old female for trafficking fentanyl after a search warrant was executed at her residence on Westview Avenue.

August 6; Nootka Street
At approximately 1 am, police responded to a break and enter at Oceanview Education Centre. Nothing was reported missing.

August 6; Marine Avenue
At approximately 6 am, police responded to a break and enter to the storage shed at Putters Mini Golf. A leaf blower and garden tools were taken and later recovered nearby the area.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to contact Powell River RCMP at 604.485.6255, or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 1.800.222.TIPS (8477) or online at bccrimestoppers.com.

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