Truck and bottle of booze stolen from man staying at Kelowna hotel

A man staying at a Kelowna hotel woke up to find his truck, suitcase and other personal possessions had been stolen.
Image Credit: CrimeStoppers

KELOWNA – A man staying at a hotel on Harvey Avenue didn’t realize his truck, suitcase and bottle of liquor were stolen until the next morning.

The man, whose identity is not disclosed in a Crime Stoppers media release, arrived back to the hotel room in the early morning hours, went to sleep, and when he woke the next morning found someone had entered through a sliding glass door.

The truck, a grey 2012 GMC Sierra Crew cab has a silver dry box that held approximately $3,000 worth of welding tools. It also has a 50” light bar on the roof, black fender flares, chrome running boards, silver rims and a “Hi-Tech Redneck” sticker on the back window.

“Also stolen from the truck was some hockey gear, gym clothes and a Canucks blanket,” the release says.

You can help catch these suspects and qualify for a reward by calling Crime Stoppers’ anonymous tips line at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), visit their website at www.crimestoppers.net or text to CRIMES (274637), keyword Ktown.


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