Crime of the Week

January 20, 2011

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The crime

The crime

Sometime between Sunday, Dec. 26, and Tuesday, Jan. 4, someone broke into a residence in the 16400 block of West Kingsbury Lane in southwest Sedgwick County. The burglar forced open the back door and took two .30-30 rifles, a .22 caliber rifle, a 12-gauge shotgun, a 47-inch television and a collection of various coins. The loss is estimated at $6,300 with an additional $900 in damage.

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 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: #1103

Department case number: 11S000118

Lead detective: Det. Lanon Thompson, Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office

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