Crime of the Week

March 24, 2011

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The crime

The crime

Sometime between 4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 24, and 7 a.m. Friday, Feb. 25, a burglar or burglars struck Curtis Middle School, 1031 S. Edgemoor. The burglars were able to get into the school by breaking a window to one of the classrooms. Once inside, they stole 14 iPads, a laptop computer, a desktop computer and monitor, and other items. The loss is valued at more than $21,000.

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: #1112

Department case number: 11C012483

Lead detective: Det. Kathy Dye, Wichita Police

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