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: February 13, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-6801

Lake Country RCMP are seeking information on a break and enter that occurred on the 10,700 block of Quail Road in Lake Country. The break-in occurred sometime between February 9th and 13th, 2013. Items stolen include an Xbox 360 (s/n 4317312909), an 8 gig iPod, an iPod Touch and a beige Gibson’s acoustic guitar (value $900).

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: February 19, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-7807

A car sales business located on the 9500 block of Glenmore Road in Lake Country had several catalytic converters stolen from cars on the lot. They were most likely stolen sometime in the few days prior to the report being filed. The thieves will attempt to take the catalytic converters to an illegal metal recycling facility, who will pay them for the precious metals inside. Victims will pay up to 10 times the amount these thieves get for the converters to replace them with a new one.

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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