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Man with gun robs east Wichita motel, police say

A law enforcement officer stands outside the Days Inn at 7321 E. Kellogg on Monday. (May 29, 2017)
A law enforcement officer stands outside the Days Inn at 7321 E. Kellogg on Monday. (May 29, 2017) The Wichita Eagle

An east Wichita motel was robbed at gunpoint Monday morning, according to Wichita police.

Officer Paul Cruz said in an e-mail that the Days Inn at 7321 E. Kellogg was robbed just after 9 a.m. Monday morning.

According to an employee of the motel, a man entered the business armed with a handgun and demanded money. The suspect, according to the witness account, took an undisclosed amount of money from the motel’s cash register and a purse.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact the Wichita Police Department or call Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111.

Bryan Horwath: 316-269-6708, @bryan_horwath

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