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Unsolved crimes: West Kel

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars.  Here is a recent crime 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), keyword Ktown.

      

CRIME:  THEFT OF QUAD

DATE:    January 10, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-1627

Sometime between January 4th and 10th a quad and utility trailer were stolen from a strata property located on the 600 block of Westside Road in the electoral area of North Westside.  The green and brown 1999 Yamaha Grizzly quad (VIN J303E017115) was on a black 2006 Snowbear utility trailer with VIN 2SWUW11A46G291808 and BC license plate number UVG38C.   A yellow snow plow was attached to the quad and the trailer had a chain holding up the rear ramp on one side.

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.



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Kelowna's most wanted

Crime Stoppers is asking the public’s assistance in locating the following male who is wanted on a province-wide warrant as of January 20, 2017. 

Gordon Wylie David Rafuse (DOB 1981-07-05) is wanted for three counts of possession of stolen property, one count of possess break in tool and one count of mischief. 

Rafuse is described as a 35-year old Caucasian male, 5’11” tall and 201 lbs.  He has brown hair and blue eyes. 

Crime Stoppers will pay cash for information leading to the arrest of this suspect.  If you see him, do not approach him. 

Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, go to www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: ktown.  

 

RCMP File # 2016-55419



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), keyword Ktown.

      

CRIME:  THEFT OF PURSE

DATE:    December 18, 2016

RCMP FILE:  2016-74226

Kelowna RCMP received a call at 7:00 p.m. on December 18th from a woman whose purse had just been stolen from the Grand 10 movie theatre located on McCurdy Road.  The woman had been watching her friends play games in the arcade and had set down her bag.  She forgot about it for a few minutes and then noticed it was gone.  The bag contained a wallet with bank card, identification, a Permanent Residence ID card and a Galaxy S7 cell phone with serial number D935W8.   The person of interest in this theft is a male wearing a hat and sunglasses.

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:  BREAK AND ENTER

DATE:    January 11, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-1783

A home on the 1000 block of Pinecrest Lane was broken into between 8:20 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on January 11th.  The suspect(s) entered through a rear basement window and rummaged through the house.  The thief left through the carport with:

  • a black Lenovo G50 15.6” notebook laptop (s/n PF0EHM7K)
  • an Acer Aspire S3 laptop (s/n NXM1FAA019308002402000)
  • a black Dell model I3431 laptop
  • black Beats headphones  (model A1746, s/n FL6S4S90GQDV)
  • a white wallet with some cash
  • a Canon camcorder
  • a Nikon DSLR camera with 2 lenses

           

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), keyword Ktown.





Kelowna's most wanted

Crime Stoppers is asking the public’s assistance in locating the following male who is wanted on a province-wide warrant as of January 19, 2017. 

Braydon Shaylone Johns (DOB 1995-10-23) is wanted for one count of theft under $5000. 

Johns is described as a 21-year old non-white male, 5’11” tall and 181 lbs.  He has black hair and brown eyes. 

Crime Stoppers will pay cash for information leading to the arrest of this suspect.  If you see him, do not approach him. 

Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, go to www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: ktown.  

 

RCMP File # 2016-70333



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