Unsolved crimes: DLC

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.


CRIME:           2018-24109

DATE:             May 8, 2018

RCMP FILE:   2018-24109

Sometime overnight between 5:00 p.m. on May 7th and 9:00 a.m. the next morning a 2008 white and black Bobcat UTV Side X Side diesel was stolen from a construction site on the 12,700 block of Lake Hill Drive in Lake Country.  The UTV has no licence plate and VIN #A59W11873.  There is a Bobcat loading bucket accessory attached to the front.   Keys are accounted for and the loader had ¾ of a tank of fuel.  Total value of the unit is approximately $25,000.00. 

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:              May 9, 2018

RCMP FILE:    2018-24447

An attempted theft of a truck parked on the 9500 block of Glenmore Road in Lake Country was discovered at 7:45 p.m. on May 9th.  The rear window of the red Ford F150 was smashed and the ignition had been damaged.   Suspects may have been casing the truck the previous night as the alarm sounded at approximately 11:00 p.m. on May 8th.  Nothing appeared to be missing from the truck. If you saw anything suspicious between 11:00 a.m. and 7:45 p.m. on May 9th, please contact Crime Stoppers or the Lake Country RCMP. 

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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