Unsolved crimes: West 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: August 21, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-47220

A storage company located on the 1100 block of Stevens Road in West Kelowna reported a break-in to the site on August 21st.  Surveillance video revealed a white tow truck breaking down the fence and hooking up to the boat and trailer at 2:30 AM.  The boat is a black and white 1999 23-foot Chaparral with a 502 Mercury inboard motor (HIN GB22451798) on a Tiphoon trailer.

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 20-23, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-48152-47811

Two boats moored on the lake in front of Green Bay Road in West Kelowna had surfboards stolen between August 20th and 23rd. An Inland yellow board with a white bottom was taken from a 2010 black and blue Tige boat moored at 1457 Green Bay Road (value $650) overnight on August 20th. Another theft was reported on August 23rd from a boat at a nearby residence on Green Bay Road. Five surfboards were stolen, including a 54” Danielo Diamond Graffiti Phase 5, a yellow Phase 5 prop board, a graphite black board, a white learning surf board and a green Wake Skate surf board.

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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