Police seeking woman's identity after alleged fraud at Lake Country drugstore

Police are looking for the woman caught on surveillance video alleged committing fraud at the Lake Country IGA drugstore on Sept. 23, 2016.
Image Credit: Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers

LAKE COUNTRY - A woman is being sought be RCMP in connection with an alleged fraud at a Lake Country drugstore.

On Sept. 23 a woman approached staff at the Lake Country IGA to return products without a receipt, according to a Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers media release. Staff reviewed video footage of the woman afterwards and saw she had taken the products off of the store’s shelves before asking for a refund.

RCMP are seeking to identify the woman. She is a person of interest in the case.

Tips can be called into Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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 the website at www.crimestoppers.net. Your information will be kept confidential and could lead to a reward of up to $2,000.00.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Brendan Kergin or call 250-819-6089 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 

THOMPSON: Polio, books and the Cold War all part of growing up in 1950s Florida
  OPINION This week's column is another excerpt from a book I am writing about growing up in Florida during the 1950s and 1960s. Again, despite the distance in miles and time, perhaps it will sound familiar to some

Top News