Unsolved crimes: Kelowna
Oct 19, 2012 / 5:00 am
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: October 18, 2012
RCMP FILE: 2012-23029
Kelowna RCMP would like to catch the gang responsible for over 100 graffiti tags in Kelowna. This tagger goes by the name of NERAK and works as part of the TDK Crew and BOSS. They have even posted a You-Tube video of their handiwork, which can be viewed at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vAATQWmV-lo&feature=youtu.be. Last year the City’s abatement crew attended to 4974 reported incidents of graffiti vandalism, costing the City of Kelowna hundreds of thousands of dollars for clean-up. Report graffiti on all public or private property to Crime Stoppers or to the City of Kelowna Graffiti Hotline at 250-469-8600.
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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.
CRIME: THEFT OF KEYS
DATE: October 12, 2012
RCMP FILE: 2012-57488
On September 12, 2012 a man entered a retail store on the 1800 block of Kirschner Road in Kelowna. When the clerk turned his back, the man reached over and stole a set of keys that were on the front counter. The thief is described as a stocky 5’6” man, approximately 45-55 years of age and spoke with an Eastern European accent.
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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