Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
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CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1452FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 28, 2014 CASE: 14C085319LEAD: ROBBERY SECTION, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTAbout 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, an employee of the Convenience Mart at 2199 N. Woodlawn was cleaning near the gas pumps. Suddenly a man who was hiding behind a wall put a knife to his throat and forced him back into the store. The robber took money from the register and ran off. The employee wasn't injured.The suspect is a black male, 6 foot and 200 pounds. He was wearing a b
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1451FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 21, 2014 CASE: 14S012163LEAD: DET. GILL, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF”S OFFICEThe Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple cases of mail theft that include the victims having multiple fraudulent credit cards used in their names totaling several thousand dollars. The suspects have been caught on camera using the stolen credit cards at multiple locations. Suspect one is a white female, younger, average build, blonde hair, glasses, wearing
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #145FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 15, 2014 CASE: 14C080678LEAD: DET. HUTCHINS, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT Just after 11 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 3, the Wichita Police Department responded to a drive-by shooting at 5102 E. Kensington. When officers arrived they found seven people inside the house. It had been hit by multiple bullets, but there were no injuries, no witnesses and no description of the suspect or the vehicle involved. WPD is asking for help from anyone who may have witness
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1449FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 8, 2014 CASE: 14C077545LEAD: DET. LANG, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT At 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, officers were dispatched to a burglary call at River House Traders, 1401 N. Perry. The burglar broke a front glass door to gain entry. The business owner determined that more than 40 items were taken, including rare comic books and collectibles. Loss was estimated at more than $300,000. Video surveillance showed an unknown person in a dark colored vehicle
CRIME STOPPERS CASES #1448FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 30, 2014 CASE: 14S077475LEAD: DET. DAVIS, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTJust after 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, a man entered the Harry Grocery and Smoke Shop at 324 W. Harry. He told the clerk that he was robbing him, while hitting the cash register in an attempt to open it. When it wouldn't open he reached into his waistband. The clerk thought he had a weapon and opened the register. The robber ran out of the store with an unknown amount of money. He is d
CRIME STOPPERS CASES #1447FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 23, 2014 CASES: 14S011723, 14S011626 & 14S011393LEAD: DET. BLICK, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICEThe Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office has seen an increase in burglaries in southeast Sedgwick County. Between 11/8/14 and 11/18/14 there were at least three burglaries that may be connected. Thieves forced their way into a residence in the 11000 block of east Kinkaid and in the 9500 block of east 79th St. S. A third burglary in the 4900 block of So
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1445FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 16, 2014 CASE: 14C073332LEAD: DET. SUPANCIC, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTOn Friday, October 31, at 6 p.m. a white male entered the Intrust Bank branch inside the Dillons at 13th and West Street. The suspect approached the counter and told the clerk it was a robbery and to give him all the money. The clerk gave him an undisclosed amount of cash from the drawer. The suspect left in an unknown direction.The robber was a white male, mid-30’s, 600, 230 lbs,
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1445FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 9, 2014 LEAD: ARSON INVESTIGATOR LT. EVANS, WICHITA FIRE DEPARTMENTOn Tuesday, Oct. 28, the Wichita Fire Department responded to a call at Hupp True Value Hardware, 728 E. Harry. A pallet of hay outside the store's main entrance had been set on fire. It was recorded on video. Damage to the building was estimated at about $7,000.The arson suspect is a younger white man with a thin build and average height. He was wearing jeans and a long-sleeve shirt
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1444FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 2, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S009426 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. NOEL, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICEAt 2:23 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014, deputies were sent to an accident involving a pedestrian in the area of 103rd Street South and Ridge Road. Jeremy Napier, 43, had been struck and killed by a vehicle which fled the scene. Sheriff detectives are asking for the community’s help. If anyone has information regarding the identity of the person driving t
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1443FOR THE WEEK OF OCT. 26, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S007970 & 14S010654C069239 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. SCHROEDER, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICEWhen residents in the area of 5400 W. Zoo Blvd. lost electrical service on Wednesday, Oct. 15, it was discovered that power lines had been stripped of the copper wire. Approximately 600 feet was taken. Workers temporarily replaced the wire in order to restore service. Two days later, when they returned to permanently replac
CRIME STOPPERS CASE 1442FOR THE WEEK OF OCT. 19, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C069239 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DYE, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTAt 4:43 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 14, police were dispatched to an alarm at Best Buy, 6700 W. Kellogg. A burglar, after forcing his way inside through a side door, had broken into a display case and took a large number of Apple products. It was a significant loss for the store. If you have information about this burglary or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS 1441FOR THE WEEK OF OCT. 12, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S010213 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BLICK, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICESometime between 1:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, and 5 a.m. Monday, Oct. 6, a storage building belonging to the Waco Township at 5557 W. 55th St. S. was burglarized. Suspects cut a hole in the back of the building and took an air compressor, diesel heater, pressure washer, torch set and miscellaneous hand tools. A CAT road grater was damaged. A Ford Ra
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS 1439FOR THE WEEK OF October 5, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C062921 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DYE, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTAt approximately 3:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20, a burglar forced open a fire exit at the Super Target at 2727 N. Maize Rd. He broke a glass case in the electronics section and took multiple iPads, Go Pro’s and some cameras. Loss is valued at about $10,000. The suspect wore dark clothing and covered his face.  If you have information about this b
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS 1439FOR THE WEEK OF SEPT. 28, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C063665 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. RAKESTRAW, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTJust before 8 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 23, a woman was riding her bicycle east on 13th Street near Custer. A black truck, also heading east on 13th, struck her from behind and continued driving. He possibly turned south on St. Paul. The victim suffered multiple broken bones including ribs and her pelvis. The hit-and-run suspect is a white man who was d
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # CS 1438FOR THE WEEK OF SEPT. 21, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 13C045519 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BARTEL, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTShortly after 3 a.m. on July 14, 2013, police were called to a shooting in the 800 block of east 11th. When they arrived they found James Gary suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken by ambulance to Wesley Medical Center where he later died. Two men and two women also were shot. They survived, but one of the victims is now a quadriplegic.
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS 1437FOR THE WEEK OF SEPT. 14, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 201403342 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. CARTWRIGHT, HAYSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENTTwo men broke into the back entrance of Alex’s Tire Service, 7421 S. Broadway, sometime between Saturday night, Sept. 6, and Sunday morning, Sept. 7. They made multiple trips, taking a large number of steel rims valued around $3,000.  Suspect one is white, of average height with a large build. He was wearing a ball cap, jeans and T-shirt. S
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # CS 1436FOR THE WEEK OF SEPT. 7, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S008828 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BANNING, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICESometime in the early morning on Thursday, Aug. 28, a man broke into a car at the Maple Village Community, 17000 W. Maple. He took a purse containing miscellaneous items including bank cards and an iPad. The burglar was later captured on video using the debit card at Casey’s General Store, 11931 W. Central. He is white, 6 feet tall with a
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS 1435FOR THE WEEK OF AUG. 30, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C054898 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. SUPANCIC, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTA man with a silver handgun entered the Parklane Pharmacy, 1520 S. Oliver, on Tuesday, Sept. 19. He pointed his gun at the employees and demanded a variety of prescription narcotics and money from the register. He left and headed north in an older model, small white compact car. The robber is a white male, mid-30s, 6 feet tall with a medium build.
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS1434FOR THE WEEK OF AUG. 24, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C054457 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. GORDON, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTSometime between 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, and 6 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, thieves broke into a city-owned building at 5300 S. Meridian. They took a 2007 Chevy truck with a tandem-axle trailer with “City of Wichita” markings; a Bobcat utility vehicle; a Stihl edger and power pruner; three Stihl chainsaws; four Stihl back-pack leaf blowers; seven Stih
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS1433FOR THE WEEK OF AUG. 17, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C053436 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. CROW, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTJust 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
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # CS1432FOR THE WEEK OF AUG. 10, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C048953 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. SUPANCIC, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTAbout 2:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26, a man went into Central Plains Distributing at 1508 E. Harry, had a brief conversation with an older employee and then asked to use the phone. He dialed a fake number and then grabbed a ceramic vase off the desk and hit the employee multiple times while demanding money. After he got a small amount of cash the robber
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #CS1431FOR THE WEEK OF AUG. 3, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S007451 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. GREEN, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICESeveral car burglaries at the Sedgwick County Zoo, Sedgwick County Park and West Urban Baseball Fields are being investigated by the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office. The suspects broke the vehicles' windows to remove valuables. Detectives are asking for the public to help identify the suspects. Suspect 1 is a tall, bald white man of average build.
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # CS1430FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 27, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C048220 LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DAVIS, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTJust before 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 23, the Dollar General at 1919 E. Pawnee was robbed. Two men entered the store, and one pointed a handgun at the employee. They forced him to the back of the store where the office is located. When they couldn't get into the office they grabbed miscellaneous items and damaged the cash register when they tried to get
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # FOR THE WEEK OF DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: LEAD DETECTIVE: Just after 1 p.m. Friday, July 11, a man went into the M and V check cashing service at 2247 N. Arkansas and said he wanted to cash a check. When the clerk opened the cash drawer, he pulled out a handgun and took the money. The robber ran west from the business and possibly got into a late model four- BMW. He is Hispanic, in his early 20s, 5-foot-9 and about 150 pounds. He was wearing gray basketball shorts and a whit
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # FOR THE WEEK OF DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: LEAD DETECTIVE: Just after 1 p.m. Friday, July 11, a man went into the M and V check cashing service at 2247 N. Arkansas and said he wanted to cash a check. When the clerk opened the cash drawer, he pulled out a handgun and took the money. The robber ran west from the business and possibly got into a late model four- BMW. He is Hispanic, in his early 20s, 5-foot-9 and about 150 pounds. He was wearing gray basketball shorts and a whit
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1428FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 13, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S006563LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BANNING, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICESometime between 11 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, and 8 a.m. Thursday, June 26, two John Deere Gators were taken from a residence in the 6600 block of S. 143rd St. E. The thieves cut through straps holding the Gators on a trailer and drove them off through an adjoining property. Both had toolboxes attached to their beds. Loss is valued at more than $20,
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1427FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 6, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C041622LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DAVIS, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTAbout 10 a.m. Thursday, June 26, a man went into Fidelity Bank at 3525 E. Harry, pointed a handgun at the teller and demanded money. He got an unknown amount of cash and ran south from the bank. Police searched the area, but were unsuccessful. The suspect is a thin black man with a dark complexion, 6-foot-3 to 6-foot-5 and about 150 pounds. He was wearing a
CRIME STOPPERS CASE No. 1426FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 19, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C040797LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BLOOMQUIST, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTJust 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 mo
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1425FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 12, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C036895LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. GREENE, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF”S OFFICESometime 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 recove
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1424FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 15, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C036895LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. FARLOW, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTJust 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.WichitaCrime
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1423FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 8, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C0033439 and 14C035167LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DYE, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTThe 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 bur
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1421FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 25, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S003277LEAD 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
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1422FOR THE WEEK OF JUNE 1, 2014DEPARTMENT 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.     If you have information about this atte
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1420FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 18, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C030497LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. CROWE, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT Just before 6 p.m. Monday, May 12, two men robbed the Happy Smoke Shop at 2855 S. Hydraulic. One had assault rifle, and they demanded money from the employee. An unknown amount of cash was taken. No one was injured.Suspect one is a thin black man, about 6 feet tall. He was wearing a dark hoodie, a clown mask and gloves, and was carrying the rifle. Suspect t
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1419FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 11, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C026938LEAD DETECTIVE: DETECTIVE DAVIS, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT Just before 9 a.m. Monday, April 28, the D&T Station at 895 S. Woodlawn was robbed. The robber pointed a black handgun at the employee and demanded all the money. After he received the cash he ran from the store and headed south. There were no injuries.The suspect is a black male with a dark complexion, 30s, 6 foot and about 225 pounds. He was wear
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1418FOR THE WEEK OF MAY 3, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C026508LEAD DETECTIVE: OFFICER MAUCK, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT Just after 1:45 p.m. Saturday, April 26, a 6-year-old boy ran around the back of an SUV, parked by the curb in the 6200 block of East Eilert, and into the street. A vehicle turned onto Eilert at the same time. The car struck the child hard enough that he flew up in the air and landed in the middle of the street. The driver didn't stop. The child had cuts a
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1417FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 27, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S004076LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BANNING, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Sometime between 3:30 p.m. Sunday, April 4, and 6 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, someone stole an 8-foot-long white box trailer from a private lot in the 6600 block of South Oliver. It contained a large amount of homemade Christmas crafts. The loss of the trailer and contents is valued at more than $5,500.If you have information about this burglary or a
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1416FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 20, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C023427LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BOAL, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT Just after noon on Sunday, April 13, two men entered the Dillons at 6297 E. 13th. One man picked up a large amount of meat and some CDs, and started to walk out of the store. An employee confronted him about paying for the items and was punched in the face, losing consciousness. He was punched a second time as he lay on the floor. The loss was more than $4
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1415FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 13, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C021946LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DAVIS, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT, ROBBERY Just after 5:30 p.m. on Monday, April 7, a young man entered the TT Station convenient store at 1102 W. Maple. When the two employees witnessed him shoplifting and confronted him, the thief shoved the woman employee and punched the male employee in the face. Then he ran out the store, leaving his bicycle. Loss was minimal; the employees suffered
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1414FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 6, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S003325 & 14S003325LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. LITTLETON, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Just after 11 p.m. Wednesday, April 2, a woman driving east on Kellogg near I-135 saw the car behind her was traveling at a high rate of speed. Just before it hit her the driver swerved into the outside lane, rear-ended a car in that lane, spun out and struck the front passenger side of the woman’s car. It then landed on the shou
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1413FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 30, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C014841LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BARTEL, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT Just before 10 p.m. Friday, March 7, a party bus pulled into the North Rock Suites parking lot in the 3600 block of N. Rock Road. A large group of people was waiting for it. There were still a lot of people in the lot after the bus was filled. When no one else was allowed on a disturbance broke out and multiple shots were fired by an unknown pe
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1412FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 23, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 95CLEAD DETECTIVE: DET. RELPH, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENTThe Wichita Police Department has several cold cases. Today they are asking for your help to solve a homicide that occurred in 1995. On March 13, 1995, Christopher Spivey was last seen leaving the McDonald’s at 122 N. Seneca where he was employed, late that night. Spivey did not show up for work the following day. The Wichita Police Department was sent to check
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1411FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 16, 2014DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S002280LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BLICK, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Sometime between 9 a.m. and noon on Thursday, March 6, someone smashed the glass to the backdoor on a residence in the 4300 block of east Mark Twain, near Derby. Taken from the residence was a large amount of jewelry, some antiques, and miscellaneous coins. One distinct coin was an 1861 Confederate 50 cent piece. Damage was estimated at $3500 and l
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1410
FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 9, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S002105
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. GILL, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Sometime between 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, and 7 a.m. Saturday, March 1, someone went onto property in the 6700 block of N. Hoover and took a light blue 2002 Ponderosa horse trailer and the horse tack inside it. The loss totaled nearly $7,000.

 
 
 
If you have information about this burglary or any felony crime,
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1409
FOR THE WEEK OF MARCH 2, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C0110934
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. VARNELL, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Sometime between 3 and 6:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, someone broke into three businesses at 230 S. Laura. At Kraybill Architect the burglars took computers, electronics, tools and cash. The loss is valued at more than $30,000. One suspect’s picture was captured on video. He is a younger Hispanic male, average build, short hair and light
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1408
FOR THE WEEK OF FEB. 23, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBERS: 14S001606, 14S001611 & 14S001612
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BLICK, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Sometime between 11:30 a.m. Monday, Feb. 10, and 3:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 14, someone burglarized a storage building at 3500 S. Webb Rd. The suspect broke the locks and took three antique motorcycles: a 1967 red and silver Ducati Mach 1, a 1968 red and silver BSA and an orange 1971 Honda.

If you have info
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1407
FOR THE WEEK OF FEB. 16, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S001384
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BANNING, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Between 9 and 10:30 a.m., on Sunday, February 9th a man broke into several lockers at Genesis Health Club, 6100 E. Central. He took several wallets containing cash, personal information and credit cards, and has used several of the cards at local businesses.

He is white, of average height, slender build and has short, dark hair.
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1406
FOR THE WEEK OF FEB. 9, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14C000
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. ALEXANDER, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

About 7:15 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1, a man armed with a revolver robbed the O'Reilly Auto Parts store at 4818 E. Lincoln. He ordered the employees to give him money out of the register and then ran across the street to an apartment complex where he got into a dark blue or black vehicle. It was last seen driving through the complex. No one was injure
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1405
FOR THE WEEK OF FEB. 2, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 13S012714
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. GILL, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Just before 5 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, a man driving a white SUV backed up to the Family Dollar at 3421 E. 47th St. S. He broke the glass in the store's front door to get inside, and he tried, but failed, to break into the ATM. He did grab some miscellaneous items.

He is white and of average height and build. He was wearing black shoe
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1404
FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 26, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 14S000582
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. RICKSTREW, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Sometime between 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, and 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17, thieves forced their way into the Sedgwick County Yards at 2200 S. Webb Rd. They took a 14-foot double-axle trailer, an air compressor, a gas powered generator, miscellaneous hand tools, a drill and approximately 300 gallons of unleaded and diesel fuel. Los
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1403
FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 19, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 13BA1202 & 13BA1203
LEAD DETECTIVE: CHIEF GRIGGS, BEL AIRE POLICE DEPARTMENT

Last October Crime Stoppers asked for help to identify the burglars who took a purse from a car in the Catholic Care Center parking lot. Since the theft there have been multiple forgeries using the stolen checks and credit cards. Some of the suspects' images were captured on video when they were using the stolen items. The Bel Air
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1402
FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 12, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 13C084926
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. DYE, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Just before 7 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 23, someone crawled up a pipe on the outside of Mid America Motor Sports warehouse, 333 N. West St., then climbed onto the roof and cut a hole in it big enough to get inside A 2014 Kawasaki utility vehicle and a 2013 Honda 110cc dirt bike were taken. Tire tracks in the snow showed the Kawasaki was driven away west
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1351
FOR THE WEEK OF DEC. 22, 2013
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 13S012564
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. POWELL, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Sometime between 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, and 5 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, one or several people broke into Cranmer Grass Farm, 17000 W. 61ST St.. N. They took a blue New Holland tractor, Model #TS115A, with wide turf tires; a yellow 22-foot flat-bed, triple-axel trailer; a blue Ingersol Rand 12 HP air compressor; an eight-lug spare
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1401
FOR THE WEEK OF JAN. 5, 2014
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 13C086015
LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. KENNEDY, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Danielle Zimmerman was in the drive-through lane of the Taco Bell at 3725 E. Harry about 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec., 29, when she was struck with a brain aneurism. Her 2008 Nissan Frontier crashed into the order box. The driver in a silver car in front of her got out and went to Mrs. Zimmerman's Frontier. As employees reached Mrs. Zimmerman to help her,