In the early-morning hours of Tuesday, July 5, two men went to Valley Center High School located at 9600 N. Meridian. There is currently construction taking place and several vehicles and construction equipment were left on scene. The two men were able to get into a 2004 Chevy truck and a Case front loader. The two vehicles were used to drive across the practice field, striking several trees. They also knocked down three goalposts before getting stuck in a nearby milo field.
Damage to the football field and the vehicles is estimated at more than $46,000.
The two men arrived and left on a dark-colored moped.
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.
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Crime Stoppers case number: 1128
Department case number: 11S007045
Lead detective: Det. Nathan Gibbs, Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office.