Candy store thief flees with cash register drawer

Kelowna

2019-04-11 12:29 PDT

File # 2019-19077

Witnesses described the suspect as a Caucasian male, tall, skinny and bald. He was seen wearing a black hoodie under a dark coloured jacket, a pair of blue jeans and a dark pair of sunglasses.

RCMP are searching for a theft suspect, they don’t believe had a sweet tooth but rather sticky fingers instead, following a brazen daytime theft from a business Tuesday evening in Kelowna.

On April 9, 2019 at 5:40 p.m., Kelowna RCMP received a report of a theft just committed at the So Sweet Candy store located in the 2300-block of Highway 97 North in Kelowna. Police have learned that the unknown male suspect walk out of the store with the cash register’s drawer full of money.

Witnesses described the suspect as a Caucasian male, tall, skinny and bald. He was seen wearing a black hoodie under a dark coloured jacket, a pair of blue jeans and a dark pair of sunglasses.

Thanks to keen witnesses in the area at the time, RCMP located and seized the stores cash register drawer abandoned nearby, states Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey of the Kelowna RCMP.

Anyone with any additional information is asked to contact the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300. Or remain completely anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or by leaving a tip online at www.crimestoppers.net
 

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Cpl. Jesse O'Donaghey

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