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Attempted arson at Mediterranean Market

The Kelowna RCMP General Investigation Section is looking to identify a vehicle and the owner/operator involved in an attempted arson Monday night.

The Kelowna RCMP received a report of an attempted arson to the Mediterranean Market, located at 1078 Lawrence Avenue,  at  2:30 a.m. Sept. 25.

The two male suspects were interrupted and observed fleeing in a large, black, newer-model, GMC 3500 diesel pickup truck with the following options/accessories attached

  • Larger (22-24") after-market tires on silver rims,
  • Allison Dynomax decal on side of truck,
  • Silver chrome or brushed aluminum “head ache” rack in box of truck with 6 welded vertical (on a 15-20 degree angle) rods,
  • In the middle of the “headache rack” there was an opening to the rear window. Affixed to the window was a “Kreator” decal (see attached)
  • Two LED amber clearance/marker lamps were attached to the top of the headache rack facing backwards.

Anyone with any information is asked to call  Kelowna RCMP, Const.  Kevin Hamilton, at 250-762-3300. Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or online at www.crimestoppers.net to report.

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