Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
Crime of the Week - Wichita and Sedgwick County
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CRIME STOPPERS CASE 1817

FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 26, 2018


WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT:
On April 19, 2018 at approximately 10:45pm, a Wichita Police Department Officer was working an off duty security job at the East Regal Cinemas located at 11611 East 13th Street North.


During the course of performing these security related duties in the parking lot of the business, a suspect/s driving a dark colored Suburban or Tahoe drove onto an unpaved embankment with the headlights off. The suspect positioned behind the security vehicle the Officer was in and fired multiple gun shots from an unknown caliber firearm towards the vehicle the Officer was in. The suspect continued south on the shoulder of K-96 and left the area. The Officer was not injured.


This investigation is ongoing and Crime Stoppers has increased the reward in this case up to $5,000.00 for information that leads to an arrest.


If you have any information, please call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip from any PC or mobile browser by clicking here or downloading our P3 app available on iOS and Android platforms. 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.
Detective W. Hummell
Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers



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CRIME STOPPERS CASE 1816


FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 19, 2018
WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT: DETECTIVE K. DAVIS 18C22401

On April 9, 2018 shortly before 9pm, Officers were dispatched to a Robbery at Johnson General Store at 5400 N. Meridian. A suspect walked up to the register and placed a note on the counter demanding money. The suspect then told the employee that no one would get hurt if he got the money. The employee complied and the suspect left with the note and the money. The employee did not see a weapon.

The suspect is described as a white male wearing black pants, a green and yellow button down shirt, a gray jacket, a black beanie and black gloves.

If you have any information, please call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip from any PC or mobile browser by clicking here or downloading our P3 app available on iOS and Android platforms. 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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CRIME STOPPERS CASE 1815

FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 12, 2018
WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT BURGLARY SECTION CRIME TREND


The Burglary section of the Wichita Police Department is investigating multiple non-residential burglary cases they believe are related. The MO in all (6) six incidents is similar, and there is one attempted case. The suspects have been breaking into businesses between 4:30 – 6am. The suspects have been cutting alarm wires located on the outside of some of the businesses, stealing the DVR’s, and stealing cash from the businesses. Most of the businesses have jukeboxes and vending machines in which money was taken from. All of the businesses are either bars or liquor stores, and the incidents occurred between March 4 – April 10th.

18C17112 200 W. Harry, Vixens
18C19084, 1100 S. Washington, Micks
18C21083, 2300 E. Mt. Vernon, Snoops
18C20113, 2000 E. Pawnee, P & S Liquor
18C13970, 2200 N. Coolidge, Pennys
18C22509, 2500 S. Oliver, Barrons

Investigators are also encouraging businesses who would like a free CPTED survey (Crime Prevention through Environmental Design) to contact Detective Lacy with the Burglary section at 268-4314.

CPTED is a proactive approach helping to reduce your chances of victimization by offering suggestions and tips for your home or business.

If you have any information, please call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip from any PC or mobile browser by clicking here or downloading our P3 app available on iOS and Android platforms. 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.

Detective W. Hummell
Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers

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FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 5, 2018

WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT: DETECTIVE BALTHAZOR
WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT: 18C21023 & 18C21004

On April 3,2018 shortly after 6pm, Officers responded to a shots fired call in the area of 24th and Ellen. Officers located numerous cartridge casings, several different calibers. Several residences in the area were struck, with no reported injuries. Investigators have learned that suspects from two vehicles appear to have been firing gunshots at each other. Attached is a vehicle that was seen in the area and may be involved in the incident; it is described as a dark colored crossover SUV. Witnesses also report seeing a small blue passenger car that may be involved.

Later that same day at approximately 8 pm, Officers responded to a shooting in the 2800 block of East Harry Street. Four victims reported sitting inside their vehicle when 3 unknown black males started to shoot at them. Two of the victims were struck and sustained non-life threatening injuries. They were treated for their injuries at a local hospital. The suspects were last seen running south from the location and got into a small blue passenger car. Multiple cartridge casings were located on scene.

Investigators are looking into the possibility that these two incidents are related.

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If you have any information, please call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip from any PC or mobile browser by clicking here or downloading our P3 app available on iOS and Android platforms. 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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