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Kelowna RCMP investigating dual thefts

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January 25, 2019 - 3:15 PM

KELOWNA - Thieves breaking into a Kelowna construction site are believed to be responsible for a second break in nearby.

Kelowna RCMP are investigating after they were called to a construction site behind a commercial building in the 1800 block of Kirschner Road on Jan. 23 around 5:30 a.m.

Investigators believe a thief, or thieves, forced entry into the building taking hand tools.

Once inside, the suspects were able to gain access to an office space used to work with Kelowna youth, police spokesperson Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey said in a press release.

“Lap top computers, a tablet, two pairs of noise cancelling headphones, a DVD drive and a pair of square card readers all used to support youth in need were also taken,” O’Donaghey said.

Other stolen items include Milwaukee and Makita power tools, a silver 13-inch Apple MacBook Pro computer with serial number CO2MLP7MFH00, a black ASUS model FX53V computer with serial number H8NOCV12211834A and a black Apple iPad with serial number DMPJP90UF189.

Anyone with information regarding these thefts are asked to contact Kelowna RCMP at: 250-762-3300, or call CrimeStoppers at:1-800-222-8477, or leave a tip at: www.crimestoppers.net.


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