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Unsolved crimes: 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.

 

CRIME: THEFT OF CREDIT CARDS / FRAUD

DATE: October 29, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-61437

Kelowna RCMP would like to warn the public not to leave valuables in their cars while hiking or biking at any of the local trails. Myra Canyon parking lot is no exception. Two women went for a hike between 11:30 and 1:00 PM on October 29th. When they returned they found the car’s passenger door had been pried open. The next day they discovered that 3 credit cards had been stolen from their wallets. The credit cards were used the same day at one of Kelowna’s electronic stores, where $2200 worth of product had been charged on the cards. RCMP would like to identify the male shown in the picture as a person of interest.

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.

 

CRIME: THEFT OF GEM

DATE: December 2, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-67274

The owners of a home décor store located in Spall Plaza called RCMP to report a theft that had occurred around 1:30 PM on Friday, November 29th. Video surveillance shows a man, woman and child entering the store; and while the woman was making a small purchase at the counter the man took a $900 golden danburite gemstone from a glass showcase. RCMP would like to identify this man as a person of interest.

 

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 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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