Unsolved crimes: West 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.


CRIME: Mischief to CNR Wharf

DATE: July 6, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-36105

West Kelowna RCMP are investigating a complaint of mischief to the CNR Wharf at Gellatly Bay sometime overnight on July 5th and 6th. The culprits place a bag of garbage on the wharf and set it on fire. Thankfully only minimal damage was done

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.


CRIME: Theft from garage
DATE: July 7, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-36090

The owner of a residence in the 1500 block of Merlot Dr in West Kelowna reported that sometime overnight thieves had somehow gained access to his closed garage and stole a number of items. The stolen property includes an Obrien 135cm wakeboard, Hyperlite 150 cm wakeboard, Obrien 3 person tube, a Go Pro Camera, two Cannondale bicycles, a Dewalt Air compressor and a Dewalt cordless drill.


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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