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:             February 20, 2018

RCMP FILE:   2018-9083

RCMP were called just after 9:00 a.m. on February 20th, 2018 when a car left running was stolen from an auto dealership located on the 2600 block of Enterprise Way.   Staff had left the 2008 Ford Edge running in order to warm it up for a customer when a male jumped in the vehicle and departed southbound on Jenkins Road.  The male is described as slim, approximately 25-year-old Caucasian male wearing black pants, a black jacket, a black baseball cap and sunglasses.  The stolen vehicle is a grey 2008 Ford Edge with VIN 2FMDK48CX8BB18449.

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:             February 19, 2018

RCMP FILE:   2018-8909

A student studying in the study room of the EME building (Engineering, Management and Communication) at UBCO in Kelowna had his laptop stolen on February 19th, 2018.  The laptop is a Microsoft Surface Pro with Serial number 172370143553 and valued at $800.00.


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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