Armed Robbery

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Ted Woodward
July 16, 2019 - 1:18 pm
An armed robbery in occurred in the northwest part of Wichita. It happened before 10:30 p.m. Monday at the Jump Start gas station at 21st & West. A female employee was outside when the suspect pointed a gun at her, made her go back into the store, and demanded cash. The suspect description is a...
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June 11, 2019 - 10:31 pm
Wichita Crime Stoppers is asking for help to solve an armed robbery at a fast food restaurant. The robbery took place around 11:15 p.m. on May 27th at the Popeye's Restaurant at 13th and Hillside. The suspect spent over twelve minutes casing the store from the outside, before attempting to enter...
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May 14, 2019 - 9:02 pm
Wichita area Crime Stoppers is asking for help to solve the robbery of a Family Dollar Store, where an employee was injured by a suspect with a knife. On April 30, 2019, two suspected, both armed with knives, entered the Family Dollar Store at 13th and Oliver. They demanded money from an employee...
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Ted Woodward
May 01, 2019 - 1:42 pm
An aggravated robbery took place in the northeast part of Wichita. Two men armed with knives and wearing skeleton masks entered the Family Dollar store at 13th & Oliver Tuesday night. One of the suspects slashed his knife at a 32-year-old female employee, causing a minor injury to her hand. One...
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Ted Woodward
March 22, 2019 - 1:18 pm
After a pair of armed robberies in the southeast part of Wichita last week, three suspects have been arrested. The first case involving these suspects happened at the Dollar General at Harry & Rock on the night of Monday, March 12; one of the suspects had a handgun and they took money, driving...
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January 27, 2019 - 9:38 am
Wichita Police say a convenience store was robbed at gunpoint this morning. It happened in the 6 o'clock hour, at the Casey’s General Store at 119th and Central. Police say a man armed with a hand gun walked in and demanded cash. No one was hurt and there is no suspect description at this time.
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Steve Boyer
January 18, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Wichita Police were called Thursday to the report of a burglary in progress at the Dog and Shake drive-in in the 8800 block of West Maple. When officers arrived, they made contact with a 38 year-old male employee that told them an unknown man entered the store, pointed a handgun at him and another...
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January 07, 2019 - 2:32 pm
The Wichita Police Department has arrested two additional male suspects regarding separate December armed robberies that left one suspect dead. At approximately 7 p.m. on Saturday, officers conducted a traffic stop in the 200 block of N. Edgemoor and arrested the 17-year-old boy and the 16-year-old...
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January 03, 2019 - 7:31 pm
Authorities say a man was robbed after inviting a date whom he met online to his Lawrence apartment. The Lawrence Journal-World reports that the robbery happened around 7:10 p.m. Friday. Police Sgt. Amy Rhoads says the victim told police he met the robber on a dating website. When the man arrived,...
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December 29, 2018 - 11:33 am
A 16-year-old male suspect who was shot during a robbery Friday has died. It happened around 2:45 Friday afternoon, at the B & H Fast Trip, at 2796 S. Seneca. Officers responding to the scene found the suspect with a gunshot wound. He died of his injuries at an area hospital. The Wichita Police...
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