Crime of the Week

May 26, 2011

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The crime

The crime

The Wichita Police Department's Robbery Section is seeking information on a man thought to be responsible for a series of robberies last weekend. On Saturday, May 14, the QuikTrip at 1610 E. Lincoln was robbed at 11:47 p.m.; on Sunday, May 15, the QuikTrip at 3216 E. Harry was robbed at 6 a.m., and the Dollar General Store at 2747 E. Boulevard Plaza was robbed at 8:10 a.m.

The suspect is described as a black man in his 40s or 50s, 6-foot to 6-foot-2 and weighing 190 to 200 pounds. He has short wavy hair, a mustache and glasses. He was wearing a green jacket, blue jeans and white shoes.

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: 1121

Department case number: 11C032274, 11C032330, 11C 032336

Lead detective: Detective Kevin Brown

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