You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

Pipeline Protest Arrests – CP

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 201844 Views

Source: The Canadian Press – Broadcast wire
Feb 8, 2018

COQUITLAM, B.C. – Two people have been arrested following a protest against the Trans Mountain pipeline in Coquitlam, B.C.

RCMP say nine people were peacefully protesting Thursday but police were called in when the protesters began blocking equipment and highway traffic.

Protesters said in an email that they “physically intervened” and forced construction to a halt on the Trans Mountain pipeline.

RCMP say in a news release that a 22-year-old woman, who locked herself to a piece of machinery, and a 23-year-old man were arrested.

The man was later released without charge and police are recommending a charge of mischief against the woman, who they say is an Ontario resident.

Police say the protest was not violent and no one was injured.

(The Canadian Press)

INDEX: OIL&GAS JUSTICE POLITICS

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More