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  • Published Thursday, July 7, 2011, at 12:07 a.m.
  • Updated Thursday, July 7, 2011, at 6:23 a.m.

The crime

On the afternoon of Sunday, June 12, the manager of Goodwill Industries at 5525 W. Central was headed to make the daily deposit. The manager was inside a vehicle ready to go when a man got into the back seat. The suspect forced the manager to drive through a nearby neighborhood, stopping at Central and Custer. The suspect was getting into the front seat when the manager attempted to get away. A short struggle occurred and the manager was able to escape. The suspect left with the deposit and the vehicle. The vehicle was recovered a few blocks away.

The suspect is a black man, 35 to 45 years old, 5-foot-7 with a medium build. He was wearing a blue windbreaker with white vertical stripes, and sunglasses.

Whom to contact

If you have information about this case or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.wsccs.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All tips received are secure and anonymous.

If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a nonprofit organization of residents against crime.

Crime Stoppers case number: 1127

Department case number: 11C039799

Lead detective: Det. Dan Binkley, Wichita Police Department

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