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Prolific offender Thomas Chambers of Parksville was handed a 3-month jail sentence for a recent crime spree.
Prolific offender Thomas Chambers of Parksville was handed a 3-month jail sentence for a recent crime spree. Facebook

Prolific offender sentenced, RCMP officer suffered broken ankle during arrest

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
May 2, 2019 - 7:57am Updated: May 2, 2019 - 10:27am

NANAIMO — A chronic offender was sentenced to three months in jail after a police pursuit in Parksville led to a broken ankle for an RCMP officer.

A 67-year-old man is dead after being hit by a car turning off Highway 19A in Bowser.
A 67-year-old man is dead after being hit by a car turning off Highway 19A in Bowser. File photo/NanaimoNewsNOW

RCMP investigating possibly drunk driver in fatal Bowser crash

By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff
May 1, 2019 - 3:12pm

BOWSER — Police are investigating if drunk driving was the cause of a fatal crash in Bowser which killed a motorcyclist.

A 67-year-old man was hit and killed in the intersection of Highway 19A and Marview Dr. in Bowser on April 27 around 6:15 p.m.

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