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: December 27, 2013

RCMP FILE: 2013-71313

Lake Country RCMP received a report of thefts from an underground parkade at 10650 Bottom Wood Lake Road on December 27th. Video surveillance shows two male suspects arriving in a small dark coloured extended cab truck with chrome side steps at about 5:30 AM. They gained access to the parkade through the lobby. Once inside they rifled through several cars, getting away with multiple items.

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 15, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-2363

The owners of a winery located on Camp Road in Lake Country reported another theft in a string of local trailer thefts. The video surveillance was located a distance away but shows two men with hoodies arrive in a pickup truck in the early hours of January 15th. They entered the shop parking lot and left with the black 2009 20 foot Trailmate flatdeck trailer. The trailer’s VIN is 2CUB38LA992027602 and bore BC license plate number 57263C. The trailer had been locked but the thieves removed the ball lock and left it on scene.


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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