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Unsolved crimes: DLC

You could have the missing piece of the puzzle that will help the RCMP put someone behind bars.  Here is a recent crime 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:            B&E TO GATED COMPOUND

DATE:              September 17, 2017

RCMP FILE:    2017-56463

At 6:00 a.m. on September 17th the owner of a construction compound located on a lot on Okanagan Centre Road West in Lake Country arrived through the rear entrance of the property to discover another vehicle in the compound.   Obviously scaring the intruders, they took flight and rammed through the front compound gate, forcing it off its hinges.  The fleeing truck transferred red paint onto the gate and left behind broken pieces of a turn signal light lens.  

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.



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Unsolved crimes: West Kel

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:            BREAK AND ENTER TO VAPE STORE

DATE:              August 13, 2017

RCMP FILE:    2017-47796

At 11:25 p.m. on Saturday, August 12th, an audible alarm was set off at a Vape Store located on the 2200 block of Louie Drive in West Kelowna.  The front door of the business was entered after two suspects punched out the door lock.  A male and female wearing black clothing entered, grabbed the cash drawer and cleared the bottom display of vapes and were gone in less than 30 seconds.  Approximately $3000 worth of vape product and an identified amount of cash were stolen. 

The video can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/user/crimestoppersnet

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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 TRAVEL TRAILER

DATE:              September 16, 2017

RCMP FILE:     2017-56335

There seems to be a rash of thefts of brand new travel trailers.  On September 13th two new trailers were stolen from a West Kelowna trailer business, and on September 16th thieves hit another West Kelowna business.  A locked gated area of a business on the 2500 block of Ross Road had the lock cut and a three week old $40,000 trailer pulled out of the yard.  The trailer is a 2018 Grand Design travel trailer bearing BC license plate number  UPY08G and VIN 573TE272XJ5500214.

            

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.



Kelowna's most wanted

Crime Stoppers is asking the public’s assistance in locating the following male who is wanted on a province-wide warrant as of September 22, 2017. 

Christopher Sudnik (DOB 1981-05-11) is wanted for two counts of theft under $5000. 

Sudnik is described as a 36-year-old Caucasian male, 5’10” tall and 177 lbs.  He has brown hair and blue eyes. 

Crime Stoppers will pay cash for information leading to the arrest of this suspect.  If you see him, do not approach him. 

Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, go to www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: ktown.  

 

RCMP File # 2017-37120





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.

             

CRIME:            ARSON

DATE:              September 14, 2017

RCMP FILE:    2017-55783

Kelowna RCMP members were contacted by Kelowna Fire at 4:04 a.m. on September 14th when they attended a suspicious fire located behind the Mediterranean Market at 1570 Gordon Drive.  The fire initiated in a stack of pallets behind the building and quickly spread to an adjacent duplex.  The fire was extinguished with no injuries to the residents.  A man on a bicycle was seen in the area before the fire and police are interested in speaking with him. 

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 FROM TRUCK

DATE:              September 14, 2017

RCMP FILE:     2017-55810

On September 14th a man contacted Kelowna RCMP from a hotel located on the 2600 block of Highway 97 North.  Sometime between 9:00 the evening before and 8:00 that morning $10,000 worth of commercial equipment had been stolen from the box of his truck.  The equipment had been locked in the box of the grey 2014 Ford F150 under a folding hard cover that had been picked open.  The truck had been backed in near the fence of a neighboring car sales lot and the grass was worn down where the thieves had moved the very heavy objects.  Be on the look- out for a Husqvarna S-13 Dust Extractor vacuum (s/n 900249K0009)($1850 value), a Husqvarna PG 450 grinder/polisher (s/n 20142200001)( $7000) and Diamond Tooling accessories for the floor grinder.  Several items with clothing and accessory items with “Husqvarna” logos on them were taken including XL and XXL blue t-shirts, grey and blue toques and grey and blue baseball hats. 

 

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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