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



DATE:              November 6, 2017

RCMP FILE:     2017-66968

Staff at a gas station located on the 700 block of Harvey Avenue noticed that a poppy box disappeared on November 5th.  They watched video surveillance from the time and had clear video of a male who had been at the store prior to the theft and saw that at 7:35 a.m. the poppy box was taken.  The suspected male is Caucasian, approximately 5’8” tall, 170 pounds and was wearing a light grey hoodie with a puffy navy blue winter jacket, full black backpack, black pants and brown/grey high top shoes.


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 6, 2017

RCMP FILE:  2017-60707

On October 6th a man reported an overnight theft from his blue Dodge D350 truck parked in his driveway on the 1300 block of Feedham Avenue.  Thieves took a black wallet with multiple bank cards and identification along with a number of pairs of expensive sunglasses (Oakley, Fox, Spy).  The credit cards were used at a Kelowna gas station that morning before they were cancelled.  Police would like to identify these two men that could be associated to the theft.


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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