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The crime

  • Published Thursday, Sep. 15, 2011, at 12:09 a.m.

At approximately 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3, the Wichita Fire Department responded to a shed on fire at the Woodlands Mobile Home Park, 4480 S. Meridian. The shed suffered extensive damage. Less than two hours later, the Wichita Fire Department responded to a second shed fire in the same mobile home park. The second fire spread quickly to the home, which was occupied by an adult and three children who were sleeping. Everyone escaped without injury. Both fires were ruled arson and caused more than $10,000 in damages.

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: 1137

Department case number: 11C042001, 11C042015

Lead detective: Lt. Kelly Zane, Wichita Fire Department

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