Armed Robbery

Steve McIntosh
November 27, 2018 - 5:39 am
Police are looking for a female bandit in the robbery of a Presto convenience store in southeast Wichita. It happened just before 4 a.m. Tuesday at 2001 south Oliver. The suspect is described as a black female armed with a handgun wearing a bandanna over her face and all-black clothing.
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Ted Woodward
November 14, 2018 - 1:35 pm
Two more armed robberies of businesses in Wichita, including Tuesday night at the Arby's at Rock & Harry, and the Kwik Shop at 29th & Arkansas at 3:00 a.m. Wednesday; this makes for a total of five businesses robbed in a 48-hour period, including three in a fairly close proximity in N...
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Steve McIntosh
November 14, 2018 - 4:11 am
Police are investigating an armed robbery in north Wichita. It happened Wednesday morning just after 3 a.m. at a Kwik Shop in the 700 block of west 29th Street North. Wichita Police say the suspects are described as two black or Hispanic males, each wearing a turban on his head. They were armed...
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Steve Boyer
October 24, 2018 - 2:16 pm
A Pizza Hut delivery driver thought he was making a routine delivery Tuesday in the 1400 block of North St. Francis at about 2:00 PM. When he arrived at the residence, it became obvious the home was vacant. Officer Paul Cruz says the man was suddenly approached and robbed by four hispanic men 18 to...
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Dreamstime
October 21, 2018 - 6:14 pm
Police have a man in custody following an armed robbery in east Wichita. Officers were called to the NuWay restaurant in the 6400 block of East Central just before 9 PM Saturday. Officer Charley Davidson says when officers arrived, they contacted a 20-year-old male employee who stated a male...
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Ted Woodward
October 17, 2018 - 12:16 pm
Wichita police investigators believe 38-year-old Willie Smith was out of prison for less than a week when he went on a crime spree, robbing three businesses in 36 hours; now, he's back in custody. On Tuesday, the Violent Crimes Task Force began trying to find the parolee; police Capt. Brent Allred...
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Ted Woodward
October 16, 2018 - 12:34 pm
During a 36-hour period beginning Sunday afternoon, four businesses in Wichita have been robbed by a lone suspect with a gun. At about 9:00 p.m. Monday, an armed man robbed Pete's Liquor store near Harry & Waco in S. Wichita. The suspect displayed a handgun, stealing money and alcohol. Police...
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Wichita Police Department
Ted Woodward
October 15, 2018 - 12:35 pm
There were two armed robberies of businesses on Sunday in Wichita; there was a similar suspect description in each case, and investigators are trying to determine whether these crimes were related. An armed man wearing all-black clothing robbed a gas station downtown Sunday afternoon at the Express...
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Wichita Police Department
Ted Woodward
July 18, 2018 - 1:38 pm
An armed robbery occurred in the south part of Wichita; it happened about 10:00 p.m. Tuesday at Pawnee Liquor & Smoke Shop at Pawnee & St. Francis. The suspect displayed a handgun, demanding money. He ran away from the business with cash. The male suspect had a blue bandana covering his...
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Wichita Police Department
Ted Woodward
July 11, 2018 - 2:11 pm
At approximately 11:00 p.m. Monday, Wichita police officers responded to an armed robbery call at the Walmart in NewMarket Square, at 21st Street North & Maize Road. Upon arrival, officers contacted a 24-year-old male employee of Walmart who reported an unknown suspect entered the Walmart,...
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