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:             November 4, 2018

RCMP FILE:   2018-68676

Sometime between 4:30 and 10:00 p.m. on November 3rd the rear window of a black Acura MDX was smashed out while parked on Coronation Avenue near St. Paul Street.  The suspect left with some personal items including a Canon Camera, a laptop and about $6000 worth of jewlery.  One of the pieces of jewlery stolen was this Tiffany necklace.

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:              October 28, 2018

RCMP FILE:    2018-68381

On October 28th a man entered a store located in Kelowna’s Orchard Park Mall and walked out with 5 pairs of designer sunglasses totalling approximately $3000 (Tiffany, Versace, Prada, Gucci). The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 20-25 years of age and was wearing black clothing, a black LA Dodgers ball cap and Adidas flip flops.  He has two very distinctive tattoos on his neck; a swallow or bird on the right side and a red and black spider on the left. 


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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