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



DATE:            September 9, 2018

RCMP FILE:  2018-56176

On September 9, 2018 at some time between the hours of 5:00 AM and 3:00 PM suspect(s) broke into a garage on the 300 block of Arab Road in Kelowna and stole a truck, trailer with a boat, and motorcycle. This break and enter was bold as it was executed during daytime hours. The suspect(s) gained entrance into the garage and then were able to access the victims’ home. Stolen items include a grey 2014 Ford F150 with VIN # 1FTFW1ET7EFC36487, a red 2006 Suzuki MC 650 CC motorcycle with VIN # 94394525, and a trailer with a 26 ft black and silver Tige Riders Edition boat with HIN # TIXW7768E404. The total value of the loss is estimated at roughly $100,000. If you have any information regarding this brazen theft, please contact Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers.

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:            September 9, 2018

RCMP FILE:  2018-56301, 2018-56319

Sometime overnight on September 9, 2018 a 2001 Ford Mustang was stolen from the 800 block of Hammer Avenue in Kelowna. The red 2001 Ford Mustang has license plate #012LRJ and VIN # 1FAFP444X1F250151. While members were on site another theft from the same street was called in.   Someone had entered a grey Subaru and stolen a wallet, Swiss Army Knife, sunglasses and loose change.  The suspect managed to use the tap function of the cards for some local purchases.  If you have any information regarding these thefts please contact Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers.


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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