Police:  Arrests made in Wichita aggravated robbery case

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July 15, 2020 - 7:05 pm
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The Wichita Police Department (WPD) has arrested Kamirah Abbot, 20, of Wichita, Brynaysha Clark, 20, of Wichita, Cierra Hutton, 26, of Wichita, Lakia Clark, 18, of Wichita, and Timesha Collins, 18, of Wichita all on charges of aggravated robbery and theft.  Lakia Clark was also arrested on traffic charges and Abbot on an outstanding warrant.

At approximately 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to a disturbance with weapons call at a business in the 2700 block of North Maize Road.  Upon arrival, officers contacted a man, 42, who reported the five arrestees entering the business and attempting to leave with over $2,000 in merchandise without paying.

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The employee attempted to stop the individuals as they were leaving, and he was sprayed with pepper spray.  The employee was not injured.

With the assistance of witnesses, officers located a suspect vehicle at 13th and Tyler, and a second suspect vehicle was located at 17th and Tyler.  All five individuals were arrested without further incident.

The stolen merchandise was recovered and returned to the store.

The investigation is ongoing, and the case will be presented to the Sedgwick County District Attorney’s Office.
 

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