Crime of the Week

June 16, 2011

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The crime

The crime

Sometime between Monday, May 30, at 9:30 a.m. and Tuesday, May 31, at 6:30 a.m., a person or persons broke into a construction trailer owned by North American Lafarge on a work site at 7300 E. Harry. The thieves took miscellaneous tools that included a Stihl Quiksaw, two water pumps and various blades. They also damaged the ignition of a work truck on the site. The total loss is valued at $13,000 and an additional $1,000 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: 1124

Department case number: 11C035766

Lead detective: Detective Nathan Gibbs, Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office

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