On Saturday, Nov. 27, a man entered Advance America, 327 N. Hillside, posing as a customer. The suspect pulled out a silver handgun and told the employee to let in a second man. The suspects took money from the clerk, and then ran away. The suspects are thought to be responsible for two more robberies on Monday, Nov. 29. One of the suspects entered Check into Cash, 6100 E. 21st, pointed a silver gun at the clerk and demanded money. A short time later, Advance America, 1353 S. Webb, was robbed.
The first suspect is a black man in his mid-30s, 5-foot-11, about 250 pounds, with short black hair and wearing dark clothing and sunglasses. The second suspect was wearing a three-holed ski mask.
The possible suspect vehicle is a green Suburban or Tahoe SUV.
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Whom to contact
If you have information about this case 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 tips received are secure and anonymous.
If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a nonprofit organization of residents against crime.
Crime Stoppers case number: #1049
Department case numbers: 10C084728, 10C085169
Lead detective: Det. Kevin Brown, Wichita Police department