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:              September 23, 2017

RCMP FILE:    2017-57965 and 2017-57876

During the evening of September 23rd a black 2012 Chrysler 300 with Alberta license plate number BWK4608 was stolen from a yard on the 11,600 block of Rogers Road in Lake Country.  At 10:12 p.m. a two vehicle collision was reported involving the stolen vehicle on Woodsdale Road at Highway 97.  RCMP arrived to find the Chrysler in the ditch with the occupants nowhere to be found.  Witnesses reported the vehicle had been driving erratically, jumping a cement traffic barrier in a parking lot and then driving down the wrong side of the highway before t-boning an approaching vehicle at the Highway 97/Woodsdale Road intersection.  Fortunately the passengers in that vehicle were not seriously injured.  The four occupants of the stolen 300 are believed to be three males and one female, in their late teens or early 20’s, who fled toward Turtle Bay Pub.

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 21, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-57379

The owner of a missing truck contacted Lake Country RCMP on September 21st to report that sometime overnight the truck went missing from the back of a property on the 11,100 block of Reiswig Road.  The missing truck is a grey 2002 Dodge Ram 2500 pickup truck with BC license plate number KW6714.  The truck was discovered days later up on Oyama Lake Road near Grandpa Road.  It had been trashed and was flipped on its side.  The wheels, tires, tailgate and stereo equipment had been removed. 


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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