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 or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.



DATE: February 9, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-6610

The owner of a stolen Ford truck called in to Lake Country RCMP on February 9th to report the overnight theft. The truck had been parked in front of a home on the 10,000 block of Russell Road in Lake Country. The thief entered through an unlocked door and left a trail of papers from the truck as he drove down the road. The only noted valuable in the vehicle was a pair of black prescription safety glasses. The truck was a 2-tone red 1992 Ford pickup with a black top and running boards. The truck had BC licence plate number DG1315 and VIN number 2FTEF15N3NCA82742.

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 Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2000.00.



DATE: February 11, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-6896

Sometime over the weekend between February 7th and 11th someone entered a construction site at Lake Stone Development on Okanagan Centre Road West and left with a piece of metal valued at $500 and siphoned approximately $450.00 worth of fuel from the machines. A black pickup truck was seen in the area and may be associated to the crime.


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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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.

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