Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
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RIME STOPPERS CASE #1705

CRIME OF THE WEEK
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1705
FOR THE WEEK OF FEB. 9, 2017
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C15123
COLD CASE HOMICIDE

About 3 a.m. on March 9, 2014, Kelsey Shaw was standing in line at the front doors of the Phat Azz Biker Club, 1002 N. Cleveland, when a group of people were thrown out of the club for fighting.

One group stayed by a set of cars parked on Cleveland near the front door, while two other people walked east on Ninth Street. A few minutes later, two people came from between two cars on Ninth, and one of the suspects fired numerous shots at the other group. Kelsey, who was in a crowd further to the north, was shot and died soon after.

Kelsey, an innocent victim, was not involved in the disturbance in this tragic incident. The photos below were provided by her family.

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If you have any information about this homicide case, we ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You also can submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.

RIME STOPPERS CASE #1704

CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1704
FOR THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 2, 2017
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 16C53673
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. MILLER WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

About 3:30 p.m. on Aug. 2, 2016, a 58-year-old woman was attacked in the entry way of an apartment building near 2nd and Topeka. She said someone had been walking closely behind her for about a block and followed her into the building. He made small talk with her, but when she turned her back he pulled out a 2-by-2-inch piece of wood that was concealed under his shirt and started hitting her in the head in an unprovoked attack. She was treated for her injuries at a local hospital.

Surveillance footage from the apartment building captured the attack. Still photos of the suspect are shown below. He is described as a black male wearing a black hat with a distinctive white logo and dark dress shoes.




If you have any information about this Aggravated Battery case, we ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You also can submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.

CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1703
FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 26, 2017
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 17C3764
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. SHOURBAJI, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Some time between 5pm on January 17, 2017 and 7:30 am on January 18, 2017, an unknown suspect(s) forced entry to Abbott Land Survey at 631 N. Kessler. Several items were stolen from the business including three GPS devices, a 35 watt radio, and robotic measuring devices. The total loss between damage and the theft is estimated at approximately $84,000. This is the second time this business has been victimized in the past 6 months. The business is close to several residences and, other businesses. It is also close to a major intersection. Investigators have no leads so far and are asking for any information from the public.
The items shown below are similar to those that were stolen.



If you have any information about this burglary, we ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You also can submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.

RIME STOPPERS CASE #1702

CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1702
FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 19, 2017
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 17C003744
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. TONY SUPANCIC, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

On Wednesday January 18, 2017 at about 0130 am, the Burger King at 4220 E. Harry was robbed by an unknown race male armed with a knife. The suspect is described as 6’,150 to 160 pounds, slim build. The suspect is wearing a dark colored trench coat, dark pants, a hooded sweatshirt, a brown face mask, sunglasses and yellow gloves. The suspect was last seen leaving the business eastbound on foot, and got away with an undisclosed amount of money.

If you have any information about this robbery, we ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You also can submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.

RIME STOPPERS CASE #1704

CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1702
FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 15, 2017
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 17C2150
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. VIRGIL MILLER, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

At about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan.10, these photos were taken of a man responsible for the burglaries of two neighboring businesses -- Tres Amigos and Las Mananitas ¬-- in the 2300 block of North Arkansas. The suspect forced entry through a rear door at Las Mananitas and the front door at Tres Amigos. He took cash from both businesses, and caused each several hundred dollars worth of damage.

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Tres Amigos 2


If you have any information about these burglaries, we ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You also can submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.

RIME STOPPERS CASE #1702
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1702
FOR THE WEEK OF January 8, 2017
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 02C53600
COLD CASE HOMICIDE

On June 4, 2002, officers from the Wichita Police Department were asked to check a house at 2020 S. Pershing. A neighbor was concerned because she saw that a window had been broken and some things appeared to be out of place. When the officers arrived at about 1:30 p.m. they found Dorothy and James Slaughter lying in the hallway of the house. Both were covered with blood and non-responsive. Dorothy died several weeks later as a result of blunt force trauma; James was badly injured. It has not been determined what items were taken from the home.
A neighbor reported seeing James in the yard the day before police were called.

If you have information about this homicide or any crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip only ne at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.
RIME STOPPERS CASE #1652

CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1652
FOR THE WEEK OF December 25, 2016 
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 16C81801
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. JOHN MARTIN, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

On Tuesday, Nov. 22, Randy Cooper Jewelry Store reported that a man and two women came into the store and were looking at watches. An employee assisted them and, after some time, he decided on which watch he wanted to buy. The employee retrieved the watch's box and put it in it. The man continued to ask questions about the watch, and the video shows him taking the watch out of the box and concealing it in his hand. Woman #1 is shown immediately closing the box after he removed it. The three then left the store with the Rolex watch valued at approximately $34,000.00 without paying for it.



This is their descriptions:
Man – White, possibly Hispanic, late 20s to early 30s, 200 pounds, 5-foot-8 to 6 feet tall.
Woman #1 – White, possibly Hispanic, late 20s, 150 pounds, 5-foot to 5-foot-4.
Woman #2 – White, possibly Hispanic, late teens to early 20s, 150 pounds, 5-foot to 5-foot-6.

If you have any information about this incident, we ask that you call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You also can submit a tip online at www.WichitaCrimeStoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.

RIME STOPPERS CASE #1702

CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1702
FOR THE WEEK OF January 8, 2017
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 16C13478
HOMICIDE CASE
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. CORY, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

On Saturday, February 27, 2016, just before 1AM, Officers from the Wichita Police Department responded to a report of gunshots in the area of 1000 N. Wabash. When Officers arrived, they found B.J. Mosley Jr. unresponsive and had suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Mosley was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS personnel.
Investigators have no suspect or vehicle description at this time, and are asking anyone with information to please call.

If you have information about this homicide, 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 274637 (crimes). 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, 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.

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