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Suspected impaired driver flees police in West Kelowna

September 28, 2017 - 4:13 PM

WEST KELOWNA – RCMP are looking for a man they say fled a traffic stop in West Kelowna today.

A media release from Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey says RCMP responded to reports of a possible impaired driver in the 1500 block of Merlot Drive around 1 p.m. today, Sept. 28.

“Police are investigating the possibility that this suspect may be linked to additional criminal activity in the West Kelowna area,” O’Donaghey says in the release.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male, approximately 5'7" tall, a slender 140 lbs, with short hair. He was last seen wearing grey sweat pants, black T-shirt and flat brimmed hat.

West Kelowna RCMP ask that the public report all suspicious activity to police.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the West Kelowna RCMP at 250-768-2880

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