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:             January 16, 2019

RCMP FILE:   2019-2775 / 2019-7266

A break and enter was reported at a downtown West Kelowna business on January 16th when a suspect threw a rock through a window and left with a cash box and a business credit card.  The credit card was then used several times in the area.   Video was obtained of the suspect that reportedly used the stolen card at one of the businesses.  If you recognize this person of interest, please let us know!

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 16, 2019

RCMP FILE:    2019-2762

An intrusion alarm was activated at 6:53 a.m. on January 16th when a suspect punched out the lock in the door of a store located in the Peachland Village Mall.  The male was in and out in less than two minutes, taking with him an empty cash drawer and a Dell laptop.  Another business was entered in the same manner but nothing was taken.  If you recognize who this suspect may be, please contact Crime Stoppers or West Kelowna RCMP.


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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