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: March 12, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-12299

The resident of a home on the 16,000 block of Oyama Road left for work early in the morning on March 12th and returned around 5:00 PM to find broken glass at the front door entrance. Upon entering the still-locked front door she noticed all the lights were on and belongings were strewn about the house. The culprits had left with 3 laptops (a 2010 Acer Aspire One), 2012 Macbook Pro and a 2011 Sony Vaio), a removable hard drive, an iPhone 4 charger and adapter, a Canon camera and a silver necklace.

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: March 9, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-11756

A report of a theft from residence was filed with Lake Country RCMP on March 9th. The occupant of the home, located on the 12,000 block of East Ridge Court, had a small house party the night before and some un-invited guests had attended. The next day it was discovered that an amount of cash had been stolen along with a paint ball gun and a pair of orange Nike running shoes.


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.

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