Crime & Courts

$5,000 diagnostic machine stolen from Midas muffler shop

A burglar stole a $5,000 vehicle-diagnostic machine from a west Wichita Midas muffler shop, police said Sunday.

The burglar pushed in a metal panel in a garage door to get into the auto-repair shop at 9133 W. Central, said Sgt. Ed Brower.

The theft was reported to police at about 4 a.m. on Sunday.

Employees determined that the burglar got away with $107 cash in addition to the diagnostic scanning tool, which belongs to the business.

No suspects have been identified in the theft.