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Kelowna RCMP on the lookout for cheesy thieves

RCMP released this image of thieves who stole 12 boxes of cheese from Lakeview Market in Kelowna, Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016.
Image Credit: RCMP handout
January 29, 2016 - 12:42 PM

KELOWNA – A trio of determined thieves made off with a dozen boxes of cheese they took during an early morning break and enter in Kelowna this week.

RCMP say three suspects, likely one man and two women, in a dark blue or black pickup truck showed up at Lakeview Market just after 4:30 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 27.

They used bolt cutters to first cut the lock to a fenced compound at the rear of the store before trying to cut the lock to the cooler. When that failed, they managed to cut the hinges and the suspects left with approximately 12 full boxes of Black Diamond cheese.

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 $2,000.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Adam Proskiw at aproskiw@infonews.ca or call 250-718-0428. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

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