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


CRIME:           THEFT OF FUEL       

DATE:             February 26, 2019    

RCMP FILE:   2019-10953

A theft of diesel fuel was reported from a works yard located on the 1200 block of Industrial Road in West Kelowna that occurred at 10:30 p.m. on February 26th.  The suspect vehicle is a late model Ford F250 or F350, two-toned (dark colour with lighter colour on bottom rocker).  The truck appears to have a matching canopy stepped higher in the rear.  The thieves stole approximately 600 litres of fuel. 

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 10, 2018

RCMP FILE:    2018-75675

A West Kelowna jeweller is hoping to solve a possible fraud that occurred at their store in December 2018.   A woman purchased a ring on-line and attended the store on December 8th to pick it up.  The credit card payment initially was authorized but then cancelled, with staff unable to contact the purchaser.  If you are able to place a name to this face in order to solve the mystery, 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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