Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
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On Monday, July 18, at approximately 11 p.m. the Bobby McGee Liquor and Smoke Shop at 2119 E. Central was robbed. Two black males entered the liquor store, put a gun to the employee's head and demanded money from the register. The first suspect took the money and ran out of the store. The second suspect went into the smoke shop and aimed a gun at that employee. He took cash from the register and then ran out of the store. Loss was cash and a bottle of liquor.
Suspect one had light colored skin,
The Wichita Police Department needs your help to solve a copper wire theft that is one in many in an ongoing string of thefts. Sometime between Tuesday, July 12 and Wednesday, July 13, unknown person or persons stripped the copper wire from an external Central Air Conditioning Unit at Lincoln Street Elementary, located at 1210 S. Topeka. The loss and damage to unit exceeded several thousand dollars.
Do to the ongoing thefts of copper wire from air conditioning units the Wichita Police Departmen
On Saturday, July 2 at approximately 4 a.m. two individuals broke a glass door to the Sprint store at 2330 N. Maize Rd. The thieves entered the business through the broken door and took multiple cell phones, laptops, and tablets. The total loss is estimated to be over $6,000.00.
The two suspects were wearing jeans and dark colored hoodies.

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In the early morning hours of Tuesday, July 5, two individuals went to Valley Center High School located at 9600 N. Meridian. There is currently construction taking place and several vehicles and construction equipment left on scene. The two suspects were able to get into a 2004 Chevy truck and a Case front loader. The two vehicles were used to drive across the practice field, strike several trees, and knock down three goal posts before getting stuck in a nearby milo field. Damage to the footbal
On the afternoon of Sunday, June 12, the manager of Goodwill Industries at 5525 W. Central was headed to make the daily deposit. The manager was inside their vehicle ready to go, when a black male got into the back seat.
Shortly after 3 a.m. on Tuesday, March 29th a black 2011 Ford Fusion was stolen from a business parking lot in the 2100 block of north Topeka.
On Tuesday, June 7, between 8 and 8:30 p.m., two males attempted to abduct a 14- year- old female in the 22000 block of West 61st Street N. The men were driving an older model black truck with faded paint. The truck had dark tinted windows, a regular cab and a dent along the bottom of the driver’s door.
Suspect 1, the driver, was a white male, 18-20 years old, dirty blond hair with long bangs and a pierced right ear with a diamond stud. He was wearing black gym shorts, a white cutoff shi
Sometime between Monday, May 30th at 9:30 A.M. and Tuesday, May 31st at 6:30 A.M. unknown person(s) broke into a construction trailer owned by North American Lafarge on a work site at 7300 E. Harry.