Okanagan Falls ATM heist leaves thieves with purple stains

ATM robbery in Okanagan Falls at the IGA

  • Jul. 19, 2011 8:00 p.m.


During the early morning of July 11, three persons broke into the IGA in OK Falls and stole the ATM machine.  When they tried to steal the money from the ATM, dye packs exploded which would have stained the money as well as them.

If anyone has or is presented with purpled stained money you are asked to get as much information about the passer of this money, without putting yourself at risk, and pass this onto Crime Stoppers.

You can pass information on anonymously by calling 1-800-222-8477 or go to  www.southokanagancrimestoppers.ca for other methods of leaving tips.


Should your information lead to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash reward up to $2,000.  Crime Stoppers is not a police program and does not subscribe to call display.  WE DON’T WANT YOUR NAME – JUST YOUR INFO!