Man steals charitable donation box

RCMP are looking to identify a suspect after video surveillance appeared to show a man stealing a donation box from a local A & W last week.

  • Thu May 30th, 2013 5:00am
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Police believe this suspect stole a charitable donation box from a local A & W Restaurant.

Kelowna RCMP are looking to identify a suspect after video surveillance appeared to show a man stealing a donation box from a local restaurant last week.

On May 23, at 5:30 a.m., an unknown man ordered food from inside the A & W Restaurant located at 2703 Highway 97 North.

While staff was distracted with his order, the man allegedly pocketed a charity coin box from the counter. The suspect left the restaurant with the coin box that contained an unknown amount of cash.

Anyone with any information regarding the identity of the man or his whereabouts is asked to call Const. Chenard with the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300.

Callers can remain anonymous by dialling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or leave a tip online at crimestoppers.net.