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: April 21, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-18663

Lake Country RCMP were called to a report of mischief on April 21. Someone had broken a window at the Winfield Arena located at 9830 Bottomwood Lake Road by throwing a whiskey bottle at it. A door to an outside bathroom was also damaged. No entry was gained to the building and nothing was reported stolen.

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: April 21, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-18670

On April 21, a theft of farm equipment was reported to Lake Country RCMP. The theft occurred from an orchard on the 2000 block of Goldie Road sometime in the two weeks prior to the discovery. Thieves made off with a beige Vicon fertilizer spreader (cone shaped), valued at approximately $1500.00, and an orange orchard sweeper, valued at $2000.00.

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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