East-side Wichita resident awakens to burglar in home
04/02/2013 11:05 AM
04/02/2013 11:07 AM
A resident awoke at about 4:10 a.m. Tuesday to the sound of someone walking in his family’s house in the 10000 block of East Lockmoor and saw a burglar leave through the front door, police said.
There were six people, ages 20 to 58, inside when the burglar came in, apparently through an unlocked garage door, Wichita police Lt. Doug Nolte said.
The burglar was described as a white man, about 30 years old, about 6 feet tall and 200 pounds and wearing a dark jacket, brown shirt, blue jeans and black stocking cap and carrying a red backpack taken from the home, near Harry and Webb Road. He left in a white four-door vehicle occupied by a second suspect.
The loss included small personal property and a laptop.
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.