Unsolved crimes: Kelowna

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: April 13, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-18237

The owner of a stolen side by side quad called Kelowna RCMP to report its theft on Sunday April 13th. The quad had been left inoperable in the Postill Lake Road area due to some front end tire damage. When the owner returned to pick it up, the quad had disappeared. Thieves would have needed a truck to remove it from the area. The quad was a yellow 2011 Canam Commander with VIN 3JBKGCP13BJ000180.

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: April 11, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-17872

A break in occurred at a residence on the 3300 block of Wildwood Road in Kelowna between 7:00 am and 3:45 PM on Friday, April 11th. Suspects entered through a rear sliding glass door, accessed a liquor cabinet, taking several bottles then focused on the master bedroom. They stole 3 pairs of running shoes, some jeans and a significant amount of expensive men’s jewellery. Jewellery items include 7 men’s watches, gold and silver rings, cuff links, a 1910 antique gold pocket watch and some Cuban cigars. They also left with a Cannondale road bike equipped with triathlon bars and a GPS/timer unit on it.

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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