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: March 30, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-14598

West Kelowna RCMP attended a call of mischief at an RV storage lot on March 30, 2013. The lot was an unfenced area on the 3700 block of West Bay Road where the trailers were parked over the winter months. Seven of the fifteen trailers on site were damaged by the would-be thieves. Ultimately nothing more than a couple of batteries were stolen, but the thieves damaged doors of the seven units by attempting to pry them open with a screwdriver.

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: March 30, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-14630

West Kelowna RCMP were called on March 30th regarding a theft that occurred overnight on the 1400 block of Pritchard Drive. Thieves stole a tractor with a trailer and boat from the yard. The tractor and trailer were recovered locally prior to the police being called, however the 12’ aluminum Lund boat is still missing.

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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