Unsolved crimes: Kelowna

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:           Grist Mill - Suspicious Fire

DATE:              April 22, 2020

RCMP FILE:    2020-22422

At approximately 0300hrs on the 22 April RCMP and Kelowna Fire Department responded to a fire in one of the historic buildings at the Grist Mill site on Dilworth Drive. The building was heavily damaged by the flames. Investigators determined the fire to be suspicious in origin and are looking to speak with anyone who may have been in the area at the time this fire started.

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.           


CRIME:           Graffiti Vandalism– Stuart Park

DATE:              April 22, 2020

RCMP FILE:    2020-23758

Police are investigating reports of Graffiti vandalism using the tag AWKWRD, occurring in and around Stuart Park and the north end of Kelowna. There is a person of interest who is described as a Caucasian male, early 20’s, beard and wearing a black ball cap with “Analog” logo.

If you can help identify this person you can 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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Okanagan Crime Stoppers is a non profit community based crime solving program working in conjunction with the police, the media and the public to help make your community a safer place in which to live.

Crime Stoppers empowers regular people to fight back against crime. Anyone can submit an anonymous tip by using our tips line, and if that tip leads to an arrest the individual will receive a reward for their efforts.

Crime Stoppers operates in over 20 countries worldwide and since the very first program started in 1976, we have become the number one community based crime solving organization in the world.

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