Suspects sought in Naked Cafe break-in

The suspect forcibly gained entrance to the cafe.

Mounties are continuing the investigation into an early Sunday morning break and enter into a downtown Kelowna business.

Police were called to the Naked Cafe in the 500 block of Lawrence Avenue May 6, just before 8 a.m., after staff of the Naked Café discovered a break and enter to their business. RCMP believe that at approximately 4:30 a.m., the suspect or suspects caused moderate damage when they forcibly gained entry into the rear door of the restaurant.

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“Once inside, it is believed that the suspects disabled the businesses alarm system, before fleeing with a safe, a cash register drawer and thousands of dollars in cash,” said Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey, in a press release.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Kelowna RCMP at 250-762-3300 and cite Kelowna RCMP file number 2018-23640. Or remain completely 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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