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 20, 2017

RCMP FILE:    2017-69248

Kelowna RCMP members were dispatched to the Super 8 Motel on the 2500 block of Highway 97 just after 9:00 p.m. on Friday, November 20th when they received a report of an armed robbery.  A masked male had entered the lobby carrying a reusable grocery bag, produced a knife and demanded cash from the front desk clerk.   The man put an undisclosed amount of cash into the bag and fled to a waiting vehicle.  The man is described as being a Caucasian male in his mid to late 20’s, 5’6” to 5’8” tall, weighing approximately 125 pounds with brown eyes and a thin face.   He was wearing a dark jacket, a light coloured Hurley baseball cap, light blue jeans, white sneakers and black gloves.  His face was covered with a light coloured bandana. 

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:             November 21, 2017

RCMP FILE:   2017-69888

On November 21st, 2017 the owner of an ATV reported its disappearance from his residence on the 4600 block of Crawford Court in Kelowna.  The stolen ATV is a yellow 2007 Can-Am Outlander with VIN 2BVEKCH107V001776 and BC license number 8B5284.  All keys are accounted for.



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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