RCMP seek witnesses in Sechelt crash
The Sunshine Coast RCMP are seeking witnesses for a single-vehicle crash that occurred at 11:14am on Dec. 31, 2020, in the 5800 block of Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt, BC.
An orange Dodge Ram pickup was travelling westbound on the Sunshine Coast Hwy just east of Shorncliffe Avenue when it lost control and ran off the left side of the road. The driver was transported to Sechelt Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. The passenger reported no serious
If you or someone you know witnessed the incident or have dash camera video from the area at approximately 11:14am on Dec. 31, 2020, near the 5800 block of Sunshine Coast Hwy, Sechelt, please call the RCMP at 604-885-2266 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 and reference file number 2020-8983.
Charges laid in Gibsons homicide
Kevin Christopher Webster has been charged with second-degree murder in connection with the homicide of Moirin Gladys Webster.
On Dec. 27, 2020 at 11:20pm, the Sunshine Coast RCMP responded to a residence in the 500-block of Sargent Road in Gibsons and discovered the body of Moirin Webster inside the home with injuries consistent with homicide. Kevin Webster was arrested at the scene and taken into police
IHIT was called in to take conduct of the investigation and has been working closely with the Sunshine Coast RCMP and the other I-Teams to gather evidence.
On Dec. 28, 2020, Kevin Webster was charged with second-degree murder, and he remains in custody until his next court appearance this week.
This was a tragic isolated incident involving members of the same household, says Sergeant Frank Jang of IHIT. There are no further concerns for the safety of the community resulting from this incident.
“On behalf of the Sunshine Coast RCMP, we send our deepest condolences to the family,” said Staff Sergeant Poppy Hallam, detachment commander of the Sunshine Coast RCMP. “This is a terrible tragedy, and our hearts are heavy.”
No further details will be released as the matter is now before the court.
Submitted by RCMP