Unsolved crimes: West 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.


DATE: December 28, 2012

RCMP FILE: 2012-70996

The caretaker of a condo complex located on the 1400 block of Green Bay Road called in to West Kelowna RCMP to report a pedal boat that had either washed up at the location or been abandoned. The blue Sea-Doo watercraft was found on December 28th 2012 and is still looking for its owner. Please contact West Kelowna RCMP and quote file 2012-70996 if you know who the boat belongs to.

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: January 18, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-2752

A stolen vehicle was reported to the West Kelowna Detachment on January 18, 2013. A woman had left a vehicle parked in the parking lot at Extra Foods located at 3571 Old Okanagan Highway at 2:30 PM on January 17 due to illness. When she returned the next day the vehicle had disappeared. The owner has all sets of keys and the vehicle was not towed. The vehicle is a black 2003 Buick Rendezvous SUV with BC license plate number 168BSL and is similar to the SUV in the picture.

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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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.

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