CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS1433
FOR THE WEEK OF AUG. 17, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C053436
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. CROW, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT
Just after 1 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, a taxi was dispatched to pick up a fare at 1701 N. Market. When the driver couldn't locate the address he parked at 16th and Market. Suddenly a man got into the cab, put a gun to the driver's neck and demanded money. He then fled on foot. He is described as a black man of average build and was wearing a green hooded jacket.
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