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Mountie tells inquest how he shot man dead

March 28, 2012

BURNABY, B.C. – A Mountie who shot and killed a man in the victim’s bedroom in Langley, B.C., says he tried to get Alvin Wright to drop a knife before he fired.Sgt. Don Davidson was testifying at an inquest into the shooting in 2010, which followed a 911 call from Wright’s girlfriend.He says police announced [...]

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Mountie tells inquest how he shot man dead

March 28, 2012

BURNABY, B.C. – A Mountie who shot and killed a man in the victim’s bedroom in Langley, B.C., says he tried to get Alvin Wright to drop a knife before he fired.Sgt. Don Davidson was testifying at an inquest into the shooting in 2010, which followed a 911 call from Wright’s girlfriend.He says police announced [...]

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VIDEO: Students stage anti-racism flash mob at Metrotown

March 28, 2012

Shoppers at Metropolis at Metrotown in Burnaby got a big surprise Tuesday afternoon when a large group of youngsters staged a flash mob with a message of racial tolerance in the middle of the atrium. Madhav Goyal, a third-year SFU business student, helped organize the event with five others as part of a project for [...]

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First West says membership, assets grow

March 28, 2012

LANGLEY, B.C. – First West Credit Union said Wednesday its membership and assets each grew by more than seven per cent last year.British Columbia’s third-largest credit union said its membership grew by more than eight per cent, and its total assets were $ 5.46 billion, a 7.4 per cent increase over 2010.Net interest income was [...]

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Man jailed 15 months for stolen car fraud

March 28, 2012

VANCOUVER – A Vancouver resident has been sentenced to nearly 15 months in jail for selling 17 stolen cars in a complicated fencing scheme.Sgt. Gord Elias with the Integrated Municipal Provincial Auto Crime Team (IMPACT) says 33-year-old Jonathan Allan Duck was sentenced Feb. 29 after pleading guilty to trafficking stolen property over $ 5,000.Duck, who [...]

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