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: January 6, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-836 / 850

Lake Country RCMP received two theft files from the same subdivision development on January 6th, 2014. Thieves made off with a yellow 2007 ASV tractor with an attached snowblade and bucket (VIN RSC02524) – most likely taken away by the also stolen black 2011 Snake River Hydraulic Dump Trailer (BC license plate 80085C). The units had been parked near a show home at the Lake Stone Subdivision located at 9295 Okanagan Centre Road West in Lake Country.

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 4, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-604

A tenant returning to clean a recently vacated suite was surprised to find the residence had been ransacked. The tenants had left the suite of the vacant home on the 11,000 block of Dakota Road around 6:00 PM on January 2. When they returned on the 4th they were met with chaos. Suspect(s) had ripped the doors off the fridge before pushing it over, shattered the fireplace glass, smashed doors and punched holes in walls. For a finale they sprayed a fire extinguisher throughout.

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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