Authorities seek help in metal theft in zoo parking lot
11/27/2013 12:00 AM
08/08/2014 10:20 AM
Between 11:30 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, someone cut the catalytic converter off a 1992 Toyota 4-Runner while it was parked at the Sedgwick County Zoo. As scrap metal crimes and thefts continue to increase in public areas, law enforcement is asking people to be aware of their surroundings and report any suspicious activity. Loss and damage is valued at more than $1,000.
Whom to contact
If you have information about this theft or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.wichitasedgwickcountycrimestoppers.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All ways are secure and anonymous. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a nonprofit organization of residents against crime.
Crime Stoppers case number: 1346
Department case number: 13S011546
Lead detective: Detective Powell, Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office
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