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: July 17, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-38448

Lake Country RCMP were called by a security company that responded to an attempted break and enter at a liquor store on Main Street just after midnight on July 17th. The security guard found the front doors smashed and the building damaged. No entry was gained by the suspect. Video surveillance indicates that an older black pick-up truck repeatedly backed into the door area of the store before it departed via Beaver Lake Road.

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: July 10, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-36758

Lake Country RCMP are looking for witnesses or anyone with information on a fuel theft that occurred during the early hours of July 10th. An employee arrived at an equipment rental business on the 2000 block of Robinson Road in Lake Country to discover that a U Haul vehicle had its gas line cut and fuel stolen. The thief carried the fuel away in 4 red jerry cans that had “Norval Rentals” written on the top of the containers.


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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Okanagan Crime Stoppers is a non profit community based crime solving program working in conjunction with the police, the media and the public to help make your community a safer place in which to live.

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.

Crime Stoppers operates in over 20 countries worldwide and since the very first program started in 1976, we have become the number one community based crime solving organization in the world.

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