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: 2014-38549

On July 20th the owner of a 1993 Jeep discovered shattered glass where his vehicle used to be. The white 1993 Jeep Grand Cherokee, bearing VIN number 1J4GZ78S9PC135046 and BC licence plate number 899NTM, was stolen from the 9900 block of Okanagan Centre Road East in Lake Country.

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 21, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-39473/39541

Two separate mail box thefts were reported on Monday July 21st in the Lake Country area. The first was a large mail box at the corner of Reiswig Road and Woodsdale Road. It was pried open with a crow bar at the bottom of the boxes. Approximately $5000 worth of damage was done. The second occurrence was reported at a site located in a secluded area on the 15,000 block of Commonage Road in the Carr’s Landing area. If you remember seeing anything suspicious over the week-end, please report to Crime Stoppers or the RCMP.


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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