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: December 17, 2012

RCMP FILE: 2012-69305

Lake Country RCMP received the report of a stolen generator on December 17, 2012. A black and yellow Champion 6500 was stolen from a driveway located on the 10,000 block of Newene Road. The generator is worth approximately $500.00.

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: December 12, 2012

RCMP FILE: 2012-68396

A blue 2004 Dodge Caravan was stolen from a driveway on the 2600 block of Robinson Road in Lake Country on December 12, 2012. The van was last seen at 11:00 AM and was noticed missing at 2:45 PM. It was recovered a short time later nearby on Pretty Road where it had been abandoned in front of some mail boxes. The passenger window had been smashed out and there was significant damage to the vehicle’s ignition. The thieves stole a garage door opener, a blue tooth device and a digital camera from the vehicle.

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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Okanagan Crime Stoppers is a non profit community based crime solving program working in conjunction with the police, the media and the public to help make your community a safer place in which to live.

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.

Crime Stoppers operates in over 20 countries worldwide and since the very first program started in 1976, we have become the number one community based crime solving organization in the world.

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