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: April 28, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-20943

Seca Marine on Petrie Road in Lake Country was the victim of a theft sometime during the middle of April. Thieves had cut a small hole in the fence located in the corner of the storage yard and left with three Mercury outboard motor legs valued at approximately $25,000. The three legs were: a Mercury Brava 3 leg with two stainless steel propellers (s/n OM19532), a Mercury Bravo 2 leg with two stainless steel propellers (s/n OW279931) and a Mercury Alpha 1 leg, (s/n OW5?0025).

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: May 8, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-22900

The owners of Lake Country Motor Sports reported a break and enter to their business that had happened between 5:00 PM May 7th and 5:30 am on May 8th, 2014. Suspects disabled an audible alarm before entering the business. Once inside they stole a Toshiba and a Dell laptop, a steel Olympus digital camera and the keys for 5 vehicles. They left with a 2008 black Harley Davidson F350 crew cab pick-up (VIN 1FTWW31R78EC80537) and a 2009 silver Dodge Challenger (VIN 2B3LJ74W69H610951).


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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