Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
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CRIME STOPPERS CASE No. 1426
FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 19, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C040797
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BLOOMQUIST, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Just after 2 a.m. Monday, June 23, a burglar forced his way into Tee Pee’s Smoke Shop at 1701 S. Seneca. Miscellaneous tobacco products valued more than $10,000 were taken.

If you have information about this burglary or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. 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 is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

 

CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1425
FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 12, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C036895
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. GREENE, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF”S OFFICE

Sometime between 3:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14, and 7 a.m. Sunday, June 15, a house being built in the 4400 block of South 135th St. West, near Clearwater, was broken into. The burglars took a large amount of construction materials plus a trailer containing many tools. A witness saw the trailer being pulled away by a brown truck. It was later recovered in Butler County. The loss is valued at more than $20,000.

If you have information about this burglary or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. 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 is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

 

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CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1424
FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 15, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C036895
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. FARLOW, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Just after 4 a.m. Saturday, June 7, burglars broke out the front door glass at Powell Jewelers, 2441 N. Maize Rd., and took a large amount of men’s and women’s watches. The loss is valued at more than $9,000.

If you have information about this burglary or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. 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 is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

Crime Stoppers is funded 100% by your donations. Please help keep our community safe and donate by clicking here .

 

CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1423
FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 8, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C0033439 and 14C035167
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DYE, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

The last week of May two music stores were burglarized. Just before 6 a.m. on Saturday, May 24, the front window at Jim Starkey Music, 1318 W. 18th, was broken and 12 violins, a half cello and four violin bows were taken. Loss is $4,500.

About 5:30 a.m. a week later, on Saturday, May 31, Wichita Band Instrument Co. at 2525 E. Douglas also was burglarized. The window also was broken and six saxophones valued at $21,500 were taken.

It’s not known if the burglaries are related or coincidence, but the combined loss was $26,000.

If you have information about this burglary or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. 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 is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

 

Crime Stoppers is 100% funded by your donations. Please help keep our community safe and donate by clicking here .

RIME STOPPERS CASE No. 1421
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1421
FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 25, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S003277
LEAD DETECTIVE: SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Crime Stoppers and the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s help to solve several cold cases. Today we are seeking information on a missing person that is a potential victim of a homicide. In March of 2001, Jennifer Wilson was 27 years old and lived with her roommate in the area of 143rd St. E. and 63rd St. S. Wilson and her roommate had an argument, and the roommate left. When she returned Wilson was gone. Wilson left her car, all her belongings and her dog, which she was known to take everywhere. At the time of her disappearance she was 5-foot-7, weighed 115 pounds, and had brown curly hair and blue eyes. Today Wilson would be 41 years old.
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If you have information about this potential homicide or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. 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 is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.
RIME STOPPERS CASE No. 1422
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1422
FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 1, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C0033695
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. CROWE, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

About 4 a.m. Sunday, May 25, a man who said he had a gun went into the Fabric Care Laundromat at 2910 E. Harry and demanded all the money. Instead the employee called 911, and the suspect left on foot. There was no loss, but this is the third robbery that has occurred here in the past five months. 

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If you have information about this attempted robbery or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. 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 is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.

  

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