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 14, 2014

RCMP FILE: 2014-45491

Two personal watercraft machines were recently stolen from a boat lift on the 17,000 block of Coral Beach Road in Lake Country. Thieves took a 1995 white and green Seadoo with HIN ZZN06349K495 and a purple and blue 1996 Polaris Jet Ski with HIN PLE32970D96. The Polaris has a new seat, so will appear “mismatched”.

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, 2014

RCMP FILE: 214-46967

The owners of a rental company located on Robinson Road in Lake Country discovered a fuel theft had occurred in the early hours of August 20th. They found a discarded empty red jerry can and garden hose left beside a U-Haul truck parked in the lot. Approximately 60 litres of gas had been syphoned from the truck.


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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