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Crime-Stoppers

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) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net

 

CRIME:            THEFT OF PROPANE TANKS

DATE:              August 10, 2019

RCMP FILE:    2019-49235, 2019-2019-49250

On August 10, 2019 a resident living on the 11,000 block of Okanagan Centre Road East reported to police that some propane tanks went missing from their property sometime overnight. The full 30 pound propane tanks are white in colour, newer looking and were secured to their trailer by a lug nut.  A next door neighbour also reported to police that they had their trailer batteries stolen from the front of their residence sometime overnight as well. 

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:            BREAK AND ENTER TO BUSINESS

DATE:              August 4, 2019

RCMP FILE:    2019-47362

Sometime overnight Ace Hardware located on Wooddale Road Lake Country had their locked outdoor seasonal section broken into and several Black and Decker and Craftsman’s trimmers, chainsaws and blowers were stolen. Suspect(s) entered the locked yard and cut the bolts off the cages and sheds to access the items.

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) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net

 

CRIME:            THEFT OF ELECTRIC BIKE 

DATE:              August 12, 2019

RCMP FILE:    2019-49683

An Electric Fat Bike Company e-bike was stolen from a residence located on the 2600 block of Applewood Road in West Kelowna when the garage was ransacked sometime around August 12, 2019. The bike is described as a black and orange 1000-watt electric fat bike with serial number 905020-905030 and a value of $2800. This bike is unique as the manufacturer made only 10 bikes.

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 JETSKI

DATE:              August 14, 2019

RCMP FILE:    2019-50365

At 3 p.m. on August 14th a resident of the 2400 block of Whitworth Rd reported that their white and green Kawasaki Jet Ski (unknown serial number) ($5000 value) was stolen off of their deck sometime in the previous two hours.   If you have any knowledge of this theft, please let us know!

You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.



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 in effect as of August 16, 2019. 

Travis Jake Billyboy (DOB 1984-10-23) is wanted for one count of theft under $5000. 

Billyboy is described as a 34-year-old non-white male, 6’2” tall and 175 lbs.  He has black hair and brown 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 or go to www.crimestoppers.net.  

 

RCMP File #2019-42257





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) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net

 

CRIME:            SHOPLIFTER

DATE:              July 27, 2019

RCMP FILE:    2019-45674 & 2019-50565

On July 27, 2019, the Urban Fare loss prevention officer reported to police that a male had taken off running after being confronted for allegedly stealing merchandise. Police confirmed that the same male was then involved in another theft at a nearby liquor store on August 12, 2019. The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, 5’9”, slender build with 4-inch long straight hair.  In the theft at Urban Fare, the suspect wore a grey shirt, blue or black jeans, Nike running shoes and was carrying a grey backpack. In the theft at the liquor store, the suspect changed his look and had died his hair darker, wore eyeglasses and changed his style of dress.  In both thefts the suspect placed his bicycle and bag in the same spot outside by the dumpster.

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 PICK-UP TRUCK

DATE:              August 13, 2019

RCMP FILE:    2019-49961

On August 13, 2019 a resident of the 4900 block of Warbler Court reported to police their pick-up truck had been stolen sometime overnight while parked in front of the residence. The stolen vehicle is described as a brown 2009 Toyota Tundra with visible damage to the driver side door with an Alberta license place GHU795.

You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.



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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.

Volunteers also play an integral role in Crime Stoppers: in committees, helping with projects, attending events, helping sell items or tickets, working on special events and providing person power or expertise.

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