October 13, 2015 - 9:46amUpdated: October 15, 2015 - 1:07am
A 16-year old girl killed, her 24-year old boyfriend charged with second degree murder. It's being described as a 'tragedy of profound proportions' CJ Fowler's life is gone and Damien Taylor's is changed forever.
The Kamloops BMX Club is left to pick up the pieces after a thief or thieves broke into the storage unit on Ord Road and made off with up to 20-thousand dollars worth of equipment. Track Operator Colleen Botchar says the break in happened either Friday night or early Saturday morning.
The final witness testified in Damien Taylor's jury trial in B.C. Supreme Court today. Taylor is charged with the second degree murder of his 16 year old girl friend C.J. Fowler in December 2012. Her body was found near Guerin Creek crushed beneath a concrete slab.
The SPCA is warning horse owners to ensure their animals have plenty of feed for the Winter. Special Constable Jamie Wiltse says this has been a down year for hay and that may lead to a shortage. Wiltse says now is a critical time for horse owners to stock up for the Winter.
➤ 2015 is proving to be a challenging year for B.C. cattle ranchers. Drought conditions in Canada's western provinces are causing a surge in the cost of hay in British Columbia. And predators are dwindling herd.