Unsolved crimes: West Kel

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:              January 10, 2018

RCMP FILE:    2018-1577

On the morning of January 10th West Kelowna RCMP received a complaint regarding a theft from a vehicle while parked in an underground parkade of a building located on the 3800 block of Brown Road.  Suspects stole registration papers, a portable debit machine and a set of keys.  Video surveillance shows a female using a fob to gain access to the main building at 4:00 a.m., entering the garage and opening the door to allow a male driving an older grey Mercedes into the garage.  The suspects are described as a Caucasian female with brown or dark blonde hair wearing army green pants, a teal sweater and a black jacket.  The Caucasian male has brown hair, a moustache/goatee and was wearing black Carhartt pants, a black hoodie, work boots and a grey and black ball cap with a black insignia.

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:    January 15, 2018

RCMP FILE:  2018-2495

Sometime between 7:00 p.m. on January 14th and 8:00 a.m. the next morning a truck was stolen from the 2700 block of Auburn Road in West Kelowna.  A credit card from the wallet left in the vehicle was able to be used before the card was cancelled.  The truck is a black 2016 Dodge Ram 1500 Pickup Crew ECODiesel with VIN 1C6RR7PM3GS237022 and BC licence plate number EB1135.  The truck has rain guards, stock wheels, sprayed bed liner but no tonneau cover.


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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