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TVs, baseball card collection stolen while father and son are at Fiesta Bowl

  • By Stan Finger
  • Published Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at 12:35 p.m.

A father and son returning from witnessing Kansas State’s loss at the Fiesta Bowl this weekend discovered another loss had occurred while they were away, police said.

Someone broke through a bedroom window at their house in the 2100 block of South Green Acres, Lt. Doug Nolte said. That’s between Mount Vernon and the Kansas Turnpike in southeast Wichita.

The 34-year-old man and his 6-year-old son had been gone for three days when they returned and discovered that two televisions and a collection of more than 500 Ken Griffey Jr. baseball cards had been stolen, Nolte said. The thief left through a sliding glass door in the kitchen.

Reach Stan Finger at 316-268-6437 or sfinger@wichitaeagle.com.

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