Crime of the Week

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The crime

Sometime between noon on Tuesday, Jan. 4, and 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 8, someone broke into seven storage units at 8565 N. Ridge. They forced open the units and stole power tools, hand tools, electronic equipment and two generators. The combined loss and damage is estimated at $11,500.

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: #1104

Department case number: 11S000284

Lead detective: Nathan Gibbs, Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office