Man robs Wal-Mart Market in southeast Wichita, police say
01/30/2013 12:03 PM
01/30/2013 12:04 PM
A man who said he was armed robbed a Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market store Tuesday night in southeast Wichita, police said.
The man walked into the store at 9831 E. Harry shortly before 10:30 p.m., Lt. Doug Nolte said. That’s next to Webb Road.
The suspect told a cashier he had a gun and demanded cash from the register, Nolte said. The register drawer was open, so he reached over the counter and took an undisclosed amount of cash before walking out the door.
The employee at the register told police the robber is a black man about 6 feet tall. He weighs about 170 pounds and wore a dark hooded sweatshirt and tan pants with a bandanna on his head.
He was last seen getting into a white Dodge Durango with damage on the front hood on the driver’s side, Nolte said. He drove south on Webb Road.
No weapon was seen and no injuries were reported.
Editor's Choice Videos
Join the Discussion
The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.