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:             June 27, 2018

RCMP FILE:   2018-36237

A West Kelowna Burger King customer who left his belongings at the table while using the restroom returned to find several items gone.  The man was at the Louie Drive location of Burger King at approximately 4:00 p.m. on June 27th when he left for a few minutes.  When he returned, his grey Hewlett Packard Spectre laptop (s/n 5CD6310FRC), red Beats by Dr. Dre headphones and men’s Fitbit watch had been stolen.  No video surveillance was available at the time. 

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:             June 23, 2018

RCMP FILE:    2018-35130

Thieves have hit another home under construction in West Kelowna.  On June 23, 2018 a man called RCMP to report that sometime overnight approximately $1000 worth of screens for the windows of his framed new construction home on the 2500 block of Crown Crest Drive had been stolen.  The screens were wrapped in clear pallet stretch wrap with “DTD Development on the packaging.  The thieves also took a yellow Stanley hammer tacker and a push broom. 


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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