Armed men rob Dollar General store near Central, I-135

09/03/2014 11:28 AM

09/03/2014 11:28 AM

Two armed men robbed the Dollar General store on East Central Tuesday night, police said.

The men came into the store at 1624 E. Central at 8:30 p.m. and demanded money from the two employees inside, Capt. Doug Nolte said. The store is located just west of I-135.

The robbers demanded money at gunpoint and were given a couple hundred dollars in cash, Nolte said. They then left the store in an unknown direction.

Both robbers brandished handguns.

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

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.

Terms of Service