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Police seek public’s help on Dollar General robberies

  • Published Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013, at 6 a.m.

The crime

The Dollar General at 2020 E. 21st was robbed on Sunday, Feb. 10, and again on Friday, Feb.15. Both armed robberies occurred around 10 p.m. The robber took cash; there were no injuries. The robberies were possibly committed by the same person. The suspect is described as a black man, 5-foot-8 with a medium build. He was wearing a grey hoodie and blue jeans, and carrying a black revolver.

Whom to contact

If you have information about this robbery 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 ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a nonprofit organization of citizens against crime.

Crime Stoppers case number: 1308

Department case number: 13C009141 and 13C010320

Lead detective: Det. Manchester, Wichita Police Department

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