Crime of the Week

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The crime

Shortly after 3 a.m. on Tuesday, March 29, a black 2011 Ford Fusion was stolen from a business parking lot in the 2100 block of North Topeka. The suspects intentionally drove the vehicle into the Plaza Mexico shopping center at 828 W. 25th St. North. Damage to the shopping center exceeded $11,000.

The two suspects were wearing hoods and gloves, and covered their faces with clothing.

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: 1126

Department case number: 11C020257

Lead detective: Det. Mark Bloomquist, Wichita Police Department