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Unsolved crimes: DLC

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars.  Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with ”Ktown”.  

    

CRIME:  STOLEN KAYAK

DATE:    May 7, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-26783

The owner of a missing kayak contacted Lake Country RCMP to report the disappearance that occurred on Sunday, May 7th.   The orange and yellow “Old Town Heron” kayak was taken from its locked location at a dock on Okanagan Centre Road West near Camp Road.

If you know anything about this crime, or any other crime, call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.   Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.

 

CRIME:  THEFT FROM CHURCH SHED

DATE:    June 9, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-30594

A pastor from a Lake Country church located on the 12,000 block of Oceola Road called Lake Country RCMP when items were discovered missing from a shed on the church’s property.   Thieves took a wheelbarrow, two propane tanks and various tools sometime in the vicinity of June 2nd.  

            

You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with “Ktown”.





Unsolved crimes: West Kel

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars.  Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with ”Ktown”. 

     

CRIME:  THEFTS OF BOAT LEGS

DATE:    May 28-June 15, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-27752, 2017-30327, 2017-30339, 2017-32042

A rash of boat motor leg thefts has been occurring in the West Kelowna and Peachland areas in the last few weeks.  On May 28th a Bravo 3 leg was taken from a boat parked on Newport Road in West Kelowna (no s/n available).  On June 8th a Merc Cruiser leg was taken from a 24 foot boat parked on 1st Avenue in Peachland (no s/n available) and a black Bravo 3 dual prop leg (serial # 0L772010) was taken from a Sea Ray 240 Sundancer parked on Beach Avenue.  Finally, on June 15th a leg was stolen off a 27’ Baja Cigarette boat parked on Salloum Road in West Kelowna.  This leg is black powder coated and valued between $10,000– $15,000.  (no serial number available).

If you know anything about this crime, or any other crime, call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.    Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.

           

CRIME:  THEFT OF BOAT MOTOR

DATE:    June 19, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-32910

A sailboat moored at the Westbank Yacht Club was boarded by a thief between June 11th and 19th.  Several items were stolen, including a Honda 7.5 HP motor with serial number 1703984, a yellow safety kit, a boombox and a toolbox holding an assortment of tools.  The sailboat incurred minor damage. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        

You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with “Ktown”.



Unsolved crimes: Kelowna

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars.  Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with ”Ktown”. 

     

CRIME:  THEFT FROM STORE

DATE:    June 7, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-30132

A loss prevention officer from a local drug store located on Harvey Avenue contacted Kelowna RCMP on June 7th to report the theft of an $800 Kitchen Aid Pro 600 Series mixer (brushed nickel finish). 

Video surveillance was reviewed and police would like to identify this male as a person of interest in the theft.

  

If you know anything about this crime, or any other crime, call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.    Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.         

 

CRIME:  SHOPLIFTING

DATE:    May 5, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-22583

While reviewing video surveillance the owner of a Harvey Avenue store discovered a shoplifting incident.   RCMP were contacted and informed that a woman wearing a pink jacket and black leggings entered the store on Saturday, April 15th, placed approximately $1000 worth of clothing in a large purse, exited the store to empty the purse and returned to the store for more goods.  The female person of interest is shown in the photos. 

           

You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with “Ktown”.





Unsolved crimes: Kelowna

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars.  Here are some recent crimes that Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers hope you can help solve by calling our anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with ”Ktown”.      

 

CRIME:  Fraud

DATE:    25th April 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-20442

Police need your help in identifying this person. The suspect obtained a stolen credit card and used it throughout the Kelowna area to make fraudulent purchases. Many of the purchases were made at various stores located in the Orchard Park Mall.   

  

If you know anything about this crime, or any other crime, call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.    Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.    

 

CRIME:  Graffiti

DATE:    2nd May 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-21864

On May 2nd 2017 Police received a report of graffiti sprayed on the walls of a business in the 1600 block of Ellis Street. The tagger was using the tag “ynot” and has been targeting other buildings in the downtown core area including the Queensway Bus Stop. Surveillance footage of a male suspect has been obtained. Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of $500.00 to anyone who can provide information that will lead to the arrest of this suspect.

            

You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), starting with “Ktown”.



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