Unsolved crimes: 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.



DATE: July 22/25, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-39700/40401

Two Honda Civics were stolen within a few days of each other last week. On July 22nd a white four door 2012 Honda Civic with BC plate #378HPL (VIN 2HGFB2F47CH008205) was taken overnight from the 1800 block of Ivans Avenue in the Glenmore area. Several days later a black 2008 Civic with BC plate number 274XDH (VIN 2HGFG11698HO14423) was taken from the 100 block of McCurdy Road. The black Civic had a bike rack on the rear and contained a green and grey Dakine backpack.

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 28, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-41423

A business owner from Kelowna entrusted his van and mobile vender trailer to a new employee to travel to Vernon and prepare for the sale of their food product. The red van and white trailer left Kelowna at 6 AM on July 28th but never returned. The trailer was later recovered in Vernon, but the 1999 Plymouth Voyageur van and a generator are still missing. The van has BC licence plate # 607THL and VIN 2P4FP2537XR158271. The generator is a three-year-old red Honda generator (model EU6500ISC2 and serial # EASJ1054636).


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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