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.


CRIME: Theft of Boat Motor

DATE: July 8th, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-36444

Lake Country RCMP are investigating the theft of an outboard motor from a property located in the 13300 block of Oyama Rd. Thieves cut the lock securing the motor to the boat and took a brand new portable gas tank with them. The motor is a Honda 8hp outboard engine serial # 1202311.

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: Vandalism

DATE: July 6th, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-35999

The owner of the Winfield Bakery and Coffee Shop reported that sometime overnight culprits had taken the 4’ Baker figurine from the front of his shop and smashed it on the street. The vandalism could have occurred between the hours of 10:00 PM on July 5th and 4:00 AM on July 6th.


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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