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: August 8, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-44244

The owner of an SUV reported its disappearance on August 8th. The white 2009 Jeep Patriot was last seen in the driveway at the home on the 3000 block of Janet Road in Lake Country at approximately 5:00 PM the evening before. The Jeep had a half full tank of gas and a variety of personal items and photos inside. All keys were accounted for. The vehicle has BC license plate number 175LXT and VIN 1J8FF28B29D158736.

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: August 6, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-43788

Two youths were caught in the act of smashing windows after breaking into a run-down lakefront cabin on Okanagan Centre Road West. The witness yelled at the two youths, who were wearing swim shorts and no shirts. They departed northbound. The cabin is situated approximately ½ kilometre north of Camp Road and is associated to a paddling club.


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.

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