Crime of the Week

Burglars steal lawn mower, tools from Two Rivers Youth Club

The crime

Sometime between mid-morning on Saturday, Dec. 4, and mid-morning on Sunday, Dec. 5, Two Rivers Youth Club — a softball complex at 1700 N. Ridge Road — was burglarized. A burglar or burglars removed the gate to the property and forced their way into three buildings. The burglars stole a yellow Hustler riding lawn mower and miscellaneous tools. The loss of the burglary was $13,900 and damage to the facility is $2,700.

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 or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES (274637). All tips received are secure and anonymous.

If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a nonprofit organization of residents against crime.

Crime Stoppers case number: #1051

Department case number: 10S012678

Lead detective: Det. Nathan Gibbs, Sedgwick County Sheriff's office