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 31, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-15667

Lake Country RCMP were notified on March 31st of some mischief that had taken place between 9:00 PM March 29th and 9:00 AM March 30th. Someone had spray-painted graffiti on the Oyama Community Centre located on Oyama Road in Lake Country. Upon further investigation it was discovered that a sign and a washroom building north of the hall had been de-faced as well. The words “Star”, “Royal”, “Juicy” and “420” and some other indistinguishable words were painted on the buildings.

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 28-29, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-15059/15315/15328

Several mischief to vehicle complaints were called in to the Lake Country RCMP on March 28th and March 29th. On March 28th someone reported that a hole had been drilled in the gas tank of a Ford Econoline van parked on the 3000 block of Harwood Road. Approximately $100 worth of fuel was siphoned.

On Saturday, March 29th the residents of a home on the 10,000 block of Cheryl Road awoke to find 3 of their vehicles had tires slashed.

The owner of a truck parked on the 9000 block of Glenmore Road also reported that someone had attempted to jimmy the driver and passenger locks on his vehicle on March 29th.


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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