Kelowna cops looking for Costco pepper spray suspect
KELOWNA — Kelowna RCMP have released a photo of a suspect wanted in connection with an attempted theft and bear spray incident at Costco on Highway 97 near Highway 33.
The incident happened last Sunday afternoon when the female suspect was confronted by a staff member after trying to leave the store with a full cart without paying.
Police say the woman pepper-sprayed the employee before fleeing on foot and leaving the cart behind.
The suspect is described as Caucasian, about 5’,4”, with blonde hair and has a pock-marked face.