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RCMP looking for South Pandosy area robber

In the past three weeks, Kelowna RCMP have attended four robberies in the Lower Mission area, specifically, Pandosy Street / KLO Road and the Mission Park Mall area;

1)  Kelowna RCMP File #2012-27278 - June 2, 2012 @ 7:42 p.m. - The Dollar Store at 3155 Lakeshore Road (Mission Park Mall), Kelowna

2) Kelowna RCMP File #2012-29099 - June 11, 2012 @ 3:27p.m. - The Orient Chinese Restaurant at 2689 Pandosy Street, Kelowna

3) Kelowna RCMP File #2012-29100 - June 11, 2012 @ 3p.m. - The Subway Restaurant at 3001 Pandosy Street, Kelowna

4)  Kelowna RCMP File #2012-29254 - June 12, 2012 @ 10:30 a.m. - The Wardrobe Boutique, 2987 Pandosy Street, Kelowna

Investigators believe these robberies to be related and were committed by the same person. Video surveillance was obtained by police at two of the robberies.

The suspect in these four robberies is described as follows;

-thin Caucasian male

-40 to 50 years of age, 5'5"-5'9"

-poor teeth

-prominent eyebrows

-tattoo on left arm

-weathered (leather) tanned skin

-ball cap

-short dark hair

-overall dirty and unkempt appearance.

Police are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible. Please contact Const. Kevin Hamilton at the Kelowna RCMP Detachment 250-762-3300 or call the Central Okanagan Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-TIPS.

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