Construction worker Kelvin James of Costello Housing Scheme, East La Penitence Georgetown was on Wednesday relieved of an 8-pennyweight gold ring by two armed men in the vicinity of Thomas Street, Georgetown.The 37-year-old had reportedly gone to visit a friend at Thomas Street at about 21:45h. He had parked his motorcycle at the side of the road and had walked onto his friend’s bridge, where they sat and talked. Suddenly they were confronted by the two armed men, one of whom reportedly held James at gunpoint and demanded that he hand over the ring and key to his motorcycle.When he refused to comply, the men forcefully took away the items and left, but James raised an alarm and the Police were summoned. According to the victim, one of the suspects is known as Spanner.Although the Police invested some time in combing the area, they came up empty handed, but they have taken statements, and investigations are ongoing.
In the second, the flood-gates opened, as the Huskies began to take advantage of an inexperienced goaltender in the Beaverlodge net. Fort St. John would add four more in the second, and another five in the third, for a final score of 12-2.The Huskies got goals from Cody Hildebrand (2), Cody Kalb (3), Ryan Stickel, Kole Norris, Cam MacKinnon, Brighton Campbell (2), Luke McInerney, and Linden Apsassin. Bob Bailey and Taylor Jones replied with goals for Beaverlodge. Ty Gullickson got his second consecutive start in goal for Fort St. John, adding his second win of the series, after recording a shutout in game three.Once the Blades began to realize the game was slipping out of reach, they began to crank up their physical play, leading to six different fights, as well as some chippy play both ways.Robbie Sidhu was held to one assist in the game, but was one of six Huskies to drop the gloves. “I think they were just mad from what happened with their goalie” Sidhu said afterwards, “but I don’t think we can control that.”Advertisement By Jon Zacks – Advertisement -The Huskies rolled to a 12-2 win in game four of their first-round playoff series on Monday night, to force a fifth and deciding game.It was an eventful night in Beaverlodge, with more than 100 minutes in penalties assessed, and six fights breaking out.The game seemed almost destined to end up in chaos, after the ejection of Beaverlodge goaltender Nolan Bowker (which led to a lengthy delay) and some bad blood, during game three in Fort St. John on Saturday.Without the services of their two carded goaltenders (Bowker was suspended, and Cody Gayse was out of town), Beaverlodge was forced to start defenceman Tyrell Jones in goal in game four. And while the Blades kept it close through the first period, it seemed only a matter of time until the dam would burst.The Huskies got first period goals from Cody Hildebrand, Cody Kalb, and Ryan Stickel, while Bob Bailey and Taylor Jones replied for Beaverlodge, for a 3-2 Fort St. John lead after 20 minutes.Advertisement “Apparently they’ve got a goalie now, so it should be a good game” Sidhu says of the game five matchup. “If we come out hard, we should easily win the series” he added. Even Kole Norris got in on the act, dropping his gloves to defend himself after getting jumped by Nick Darke for the second consecutive game. “We told the guys just to keep their heads, and protect themselves” Huskies Assistant Coach Jeremy Clothier said after the game. “Don’t go out there looking for fights … but they happen. We had a couple of guys get jumped tonight, and a couple other incidents happen, and that’s not allowed.”Payden Wongstedt’s eagerly anticipated return to the Huskies lineup was short-lived, as the Captain was ejected just five minutes into the game, for a hit-to-the head on Cody Moulds. As well, a member of the Beaverlodge coaching staff was kicked out, for his arguments after a disallowed Blades goal in the second period.Click here to listen to a highlights package from game four.[asset|aid=2571|format=mp3player|formatter=asset_bonus|title=c45281f6b353adf00eec8d3fbd321254-pups blades #4_2_Pub.mp3] And so, the stage is now set for a game five showdown. The deciding game will be held in Fort St. John on Wednesday night. If the Huskies win, they will advance to play the Grande Prairie Wheelers in the second round. If the Blades win, they would likely play the top-seeded Whitecourt Wolverines.Advertisement