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Man, 25, attacked and robbed near Pawnee, Hydraulic

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at 11:25 a.m.

A man was attacked and robbed at a south Wichita convenience store late Tuesday night, police said.

The 25-year-old victim was jumped at about 9 p.m. outside the Jump Start at 1535 E. Pawnee, near Hydraulic, Lt. Dan East said. He was hit in the face several times.

The suspects took his red-and-black baseball hat and tried to take his wallet but failed, East said. They then fled in a two-door Geo Metro.

Police later arrested a 21-year-old and a 19-year-old at an address on Bennett Street in connection with the case, police records show. Officers want to talk to a third suspect in the case, East said.

The victim’s injuries were treated at the scene, he said.

Reach Stan Finger at 316-268-6437 or sfinger@wichitaeagle.com. Follow him on Twitter: @StanFinger.

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