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) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net



DATE:              December 22, 2018

RCMP FILE:    2018-78132

West Kelowna RCMP were called on December 22nd, 2018 by Loss Prevention Officers at the London Drugs located on Louie Drive.  A man entered the store at approximately 5:45 p.m. and walked to the electronics department.  Browsing the items, he selected an ISimple Bluejax receiver and a LOGiiX Power Lite Bolt 3.0, removed them from the packaging and pocketed the items.  He walked past the cash registers and went outside to a car where a female was waiting.   He then returned to the store, selected a Bracketron FM Transmitter, removed it from its packaging, pocketed the item and again walked out of the store.  If you can identify this male person of interest, please contact Crime Stoppers.

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:             December 29, 2018

RCMP FILE:    2018-79490

The manager of the Home Hardware store located on Dobbin Road in West Kelowna contacted RCMP to report a break and enter occurring late on the night of December 29th, 2018.   Video surveillance shows two suspects using bolt cutters to cut the lock to the back open air storage area.  They left with a Merithian battery charger, four bags of Alaskan Ice Melt, six BBQ covers and one Broil King BBQ. 


You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit our website at www.crimestoppers.net.

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