Orchard Park shopping centre evacuated as police investigate suspicious package

Suspicious package left in department store at Orchard Park Mall

  • Apr. 15, 2015 7:00 a.m.

Kelowna RCMP are currently dealing with a police situation at Orchard Park Mall.

“The mall is being evacuated and expected to be closed for the remainder of the day. Police are requesting people to stay away from Orchard Park Mall and the surrounding area,” said Cpl. Joe Duncan in a This will assist the police operations currently under way.

“Police can confirm that a suspicious package has been located and RCMP Explosive Disposal Unit (EDU) will be attending at the Mall.”

Anyone with any information who has yet to speak with police is asked to contact the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at www.crimestoppers.net or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.

 

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