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), visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.



DATE:              July 16, 2017

RCMP FILE:     2017-40394

Lake Country RCMP would like to identify a thief and have a stolen ring returned.  On the afternoon of July 16th a man entered the Gem & Mineral Show being held at the Winfield Memorial Hall on Bottom Wood Lake Road, took a gold ring with a 15X10 mm blue Topaz stone and fled on a bike pulling a red kids cargo trailer holding a jerry can.  The suspect is identified as a thin male, approximately 30 years of age and 5’8” tall with short dark brown hair and a pock marked face.  He was wearing blue jeans, a dark t-shirt with writing on it, a belt with a knife in a sheath and a brown square necklace with a charm.  He had a backpack and a full face black dirt bike helmet with silver rimmed goggles. 

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:              June 29, 2017

RCMP FILE:     2017-35350

An unlocked vehicle parked on the 13,000 block of Lake Hill Drive was entered during the early morning hours of June 29th.  A wallet was stolen from the console and debit cards were used at a couple of locations.  Police would like to identify this male person of interest who used the cards.


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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