FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 12, 2018
WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT BURGLARY SECTION CRIME TREND
The Burglary section of the Wichita Police Department is investigating multiple non-residential burglary cases they believe are related. The MO in all (6) six incidents is similar, and there is one attempted case. The suspects have been breaking into businesses between 4:30 – 6am. The suspects have been cutting alarm wires located on the outside of some of the businesses, stealing the DVR’s, and stealing cash from the businesses. Most of the businesses have jukeboxes and vending machines in which money was taken from. All of the businesses are either bars or liquor stores, and the incidents occurred between March 4 – April 10th.
18C17112 200 W. Harry, Vixens
18C19084, 1100 S. Washington, Micks
18C21083, 2300 E. Mt. Vernon, Snoops
18C20113, 2000 E. Pawnee, P & S Liquor
18C13970, 2200 N. Coolidge, Pennys
18C22509, 2500 S. Oliver, Barrons
Investigators are also encouraging businesses who would like a free CPTED survey (Crime Prevention through Environmental Design) to contact Detective Lacy with the Burglary section at 268-4314.
CPTED is a proactive approach helping to reduce your chances of victimization by offering suggestions and tips for your home or business.
If you have any information, please call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip from any PC or mobile browser by clicking here or downloading our P3 app available on iOS and Android platforms. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County, a division of the Wichita Crime Commission, is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime that relies 100 percent on donations from the community to pay for tips.
Detective W. Hummell
Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers