Police arrest three burglary suspects

Investigation involves 15 break and enters over a four-day period.

  • Nov. 13, 2012 1:00 p.m.

Three suspects are in custody as the Kelowna RCMP continues to investigate a series of break-ins that occurred over the weekend.

On Nov. 12 at around 1 a.m., the Kelowna RCMP located a 2001 white Dodge van in the parking lot of the Tim Hortons restaurant on Harvey Avenue that appeared to be similar to one associated to a rash of break and enters from the previous evening.

The vehicle plates did not match and it was determined to have been stolen from Campion Street in October.

Three men who had been identified as suspects in at least one of the break-ins were located inside the nearby restaurant. The three men were taken into custody in relation to the break and enter and were found to be in possession of break-in instruments and stolen property.

A 24-year-old Kamloops man, 25-year-old Kelowna man and 45-year-old Kelowna man are all expected to attend court this afternoon. 

Just Posted

Greyhound changes include reduced service in Okanagan

B.C. Passenger Board approves bus line’s plan to cut routes and reduce service across B.C.

Semi fire impacting Highway 33

Fire crews are at the scene of a big rig on fire on Highway 33 in Joe Rich

Serwa cheering parties as Kelowna skier goes for gold

Kelsey Serwa will ski in the women’s ski cross event this evening in Kelowna

Better information needed in emergencies

Lake Country - Suggestions were made to better communicate with tourists during emergencies

Central Okanagan commuters struggle with icy roads

Slick roads amounted to a long commute for a Okanagan motorists Thursday… Continue reading

Salvation Army thanks community for fundraising

Local group helped many families over Christmas and the funds will keep going

How to keep local news visible in your Facebook feed

Facebook has changed the news feed to emphasize personal connections. You might see less news.

WATCH: Vancouver Island family builds eight-foot igloo in their yard

Sunday snowfall on the mid-Island leads to all-day family activity

Three new judges appointed to B.C. Supreme Court

Two spots filled in Vancouver, one in New Westminster

BCHL Today: Merritt’s Buckley nets scholarship and Vees slam Salmon Arm

BCHL Today is a (near) daily look at what’s going on around the league and the junior A world.

Revelstoke based startup to bring RFID technology to 360 degree cameras

Sniper Action Photo operates 30 photo installations in Canada, the U.S., Central America and the Caribbean

Former Rockets named university all stars

Goalie Jordon Cook and defenceman Jesse Lees having good CIS hockey seasons

Albas disappointed by Alberta ban of B.C. wine

MP has worked to remove barriers to the sale of wine and other alcohol products between provinces

Trial date delayed in case of slain Victoria sisters

Andrew Berry’s next court appearance will be in three weeks to set a date for trial to begin

Most Read