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:                November 18, 2017

RCMP FILE:      2017-69329

Just before 7:30 a.m. on November 18, 2017 an employee working at an RV dealership in Lake Country heard a suspicious noise outside.   When she went to investigate she saw a man backing a grey Dodge crew cab truck up to a 2017 27’ Jayco trailer.   When queried, the man responded that he was picking up the trailer as per arrangements with an employee and gave a name.  When told there was no one there by that name, the man got into his truck and left the property, driving towards Kelowna.  The man is described as being a Caucasian, 30-40 years old, approximately 5’8” tall with short brown hair wearing a grey sweater. 

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 20, 2017

RCMP FILE:   207-69664

An overnight theft occurred at a home under construction on the 13,300 block of Derek Tretheway Drive in the Lakes Subdivision of Lake Country on November 20th, 2017.  There were no signs of forced entry, however the home had been left locked up as there were a large number of tools in the house.  Items stolen include:

  • DeWalt tile saw
  • Makita mini grinder
  • DeWalt cordless min grinder
  • 2 saw blades, 1 glass blade
  • DeWalt mixer
  • DeWalt tool box with misc tools
  • 2 laser levels


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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