Police are investigating the theft of more than two dozen guns from a weapons store in west Wichita on Tuesday morning.
Two people broke in through the front door of Knapp Weaponry, 2901 W. Central, between 4:30 and 5:15 a.m. on Tuesday and took 27 guns worth more than $14,000, Wichita police Lt. James Espinoza said.
“There’s a wide range of handguns involved,” Espinoza said, “and a few rifles.”
Investigators are reviewing security camera footage of the crime, Espinoza said, but the two people are so well cloaked that it’s unclear what gender they are.
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Anyone who has information about the burglary or those responsible is being asked to call 911 or Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111. Tips can be sent by text to TIP217 and a message to CRIMES (274637) or submit tips online at www.wichitasedgwickcountycrimestoppers.com. Each tip is issued a number, which is used to check whether a reward has been approved.