Unsolved crimes: Lake Country

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.


DATE: November 10, 2012

RCMP FILE: 2012-62788

A vehicle left unattended for approximately 20 minutes just before 1:00 AM on November 10 was broken into on the 11,000 block of Lodge Road in Lake Country. The drivers’ door window of the grey 2002 Acura TSX was smashed out and the suspect reached in and took a bag off the front passenger side floor. The shiny copper and maroon Lulu Lemon bag held a black skirt, a coffee mug, a water bottle and a restaurant serving pouch with a $60 float inside.

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.


DATE: November 13, 2012

RCMP FILE: 2012-63230

On November 12th, a man left his grey 2000 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck parked near the water treatment plant on Beaver Lake Road in Lake Country while recreating in the area. When he returned to the truck at 3:00 PM the passenger side window was smashed and his wallet had been stolen from the glove box.

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.

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Okanagan Crime Stoppers is a non profit community based crime solving program working in conjunction with the police, the media and the public to help make your community a safer place in which to live.

Crime Stoppers empowers regular people to fight back against crime. Anyone can submit an anonymous tip by using our tips line, and if that tip leads to an arrest the individual will receive a reward for their efforts.

Crime Stoppers operates in over 20 countries worldwide and since the very first program started in 1976, we have become the number one community based crime solving organization in the world.

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