Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County



On May 13, 2018 at approximately 2pm, Officers were dispatched to the 1200 block of North Glendale for a shots fired call. The calling party reported seeing a gold Cadillac CTS similar to the one pictured below with a dent on the rear drivers side leaving the area. Witnesses report seeing two groups of shooters firing at one another across the street near 11th and Glendale. Numerous vehicles and residences were struck. Two different types of cartridge casings were located by Officers; one of which came from a high powered Rifle and the other from a handgun. Witnesses report seeing a black male with a Rifle get into the Cadillac before it left the area.

WPD Investigators are also trying to identify a possible victim in this case. Witnesses report a younger black male wearing dress clothes with dreadlocks, asked a resident for help and requested a ride to a nearby restaurant and stated he was in fear for his life.

Investigators believe another incident could be related that occurred on May 26, 2018 in the 5200 block of E. Lincoln at approximately 11pm. Several citizens called 911 after hearing several shots being fired in the area. Three residences were struck. Two different types of cartridge casings were located; one of which came from a high powered Rifle as in the above incident. Witnesses report seeing a newer model Hyundai Accent 4 door vehicle in the area.

Four days prior on May 22, 2018 at approximately 3am, there was another incident in which one of the same residences was struck in the 5200 block of E. Lincoln. Evidence of several different types of ammunition being fired was located by Officers.

Gold Cadillac CTS with Rear Drivers Side Dent

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Detective W. Hummell
Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers