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: 2014-12257

Lake Country RCMP are looking for information on a stolen boat last seen by its owner on March 1st. One witness states that a black-haired man driving a black Chevy dually truck stopped at the Woods Lake Campground on Woodsdale Road, borrowed a jack, hooked up the trailer and boat and drove off. The owner did not discover it missing until March 12th. The boat is a black 2003 Mastercraft XStar with serial number IC995707 and HIN MBCNLLDOD303. It was on a black 2003 Mastercraft trailer with BC license plate number UPK95G. The trailer’s registration number is 10135361 and VIN 4FBBC202331010419.

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 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 ZG5 (s/n LUS040B2058370B8472535), a 2012 MacBook Pro A1278 (s/n C02G358ADH2L) and a 2011 Sony Vaio (s/n 41410150356Y3RY); a removable hard drive, an iPhone 4 charger and adaptor, a Canon camera and a silver necklace.


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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