Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
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CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1546FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 22, 2015DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 15P1658LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. WILKES, PARK CITY POLICE DEPARTMENTAbout 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, a man walked into the Park City Subway at 6200 N. Jacksonville and demanded money. He showed the clerks a black handgun, possibly a Glock, which was tucked into his waistband. After getting the cash, he walked out. The suspect is black, between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-9, of average weight and 40 to 45 years old. He was weari
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 1545FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 15, 2015DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 15S004041LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. BURLEY, SEDGWICK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICEAbout 3:30 a.m. on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, a 71-year-old man and his 69-year-old wife were asleep in the bedroom of their eastern Sedgwick County home. They were awakened by two men who demanded their valuables. Both were armed with handguns.When the husband said he they didn't have any valuables, the suspects became agitated. Eventually, one suspe
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1544FOR THE WEEK OF NOV. 8, 2015DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 15C70901LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. EISENBISE WICHITA POLICE DEPT.About 12:15 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, a 48-year-old man was walking in Swanson Park near the creek on Maize Road. Two 17- to 18-year-old teens were sitting on a park bench by the bridge. The young men started following the man as he walked east, so he turned around. They asked if he had a problem. He said “no,” and asked if they did. One asked, “How much money do yo
CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1543FOR THE WEEK OF NOVEMBER 1, 2015DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 12C80899LEAD DETECTIVE: DET. CHISHOLM, WICHITA POLICE DEPT.COLD CASE HOMICIDEAround 2 o’clock in the afternoon on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, Robert L. Newman, 73, was found dead in his house at 3501 W. 9th by his older brother who had come by to check on him. Mr. Newman, who was retired from Boeing, lived alone. He had been shot, and there were no signs of forced entry.Mr. Newman's house was cluttered with items relate