Carjacking

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Ted Woodward
October 09, 2019 - 1:34 pm
Police have arrested 33-year-old Randy Sturgis, after an attempted carjacking in the northeast part of Wichita. Before 1:00 a.m. Wednesday, a 19-year-old woman and an 18-year-old stopped to gas up their car at 37th & Rock Road. They say the felon approached them, telling them he'd escaped from...
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Ted Woodward
September 11, 2019 - 1:42 pm
24 hours after a crime spree in the northwest part of Wichita, police investigators have released a summary of the events: At about 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, the owner of a white 1999 Jeep reported it had been stolen from a location near Murdock & Cleveland in the north part of Wichita. Later, the...
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Ted Woodward
September 10, 2019 - 1:19 pm
There are multiple crime scenes in the west part of Wichita, involving three suspects and multiple stolen vehicles. Before 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, police were alerted to the presence of a stolen white Jeep SUV in the northwest part of Wichita. That stolen car was in the drive-thru lane of the McDonald'...
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Steve Boyer
June 20, 2019 - 1:10 pm
Wichita Police have arrested a 31 year-old man in connection with the carjacking event Wednesday in which 3 young children were inside a minivan. Captain Brent Allred says Jason Barajas was a passenger in a silver SUV at a gas station in the 2100 blockof South Broadway when a 25 year-old woman left...
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May 28, 2019 - 5:05 am
A police officer shot and killed a man who fled multiple times when the officer tried to arrest him over the weekend in Kansas City, Missouri. The Kansas City Star reports the man who died was a suspect in an armed carjacking that happened around 12:30 a.m. Sunday. Police say the armed man had...
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This undated photo provided by the Tulare County, Calif., Sheriff's Office shows Gustavo Garcia. Central California authorities say Garcia, who went on a robbery, shooting and carjacking rampage, died Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, in a high-speed crash during which he intentionally tried to smash into other cars. (Tulare County Sheriff's Office via AP)
December 17, 2018 - 11:06 pm
PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A man who went on a deadly shooting, carjacking and robbery rampage in California's Central Valley died Monday during a high-speed highway chase during which he intentionally tried to smash into other cars, authorities said. Gustavo Garcia, 36, of Visalia was pronounced...
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May 09, 2018 - 10:19 am
Dramatic escape caught on surveillance camera in Aurora, Illinois. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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Ted Woodward
April 20, 2018 - 2:08 pm
A crime spree led to a pair of arrests early Thursday evening in the west part of Wichita. The first victim was a 24-year-old woman; she was sitting in her car with the window down outside the Best Buy near Kellogg & Dugan, when a suspect approached her. He pointed two black handguns at her,...
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Ted Woodward
March 20, 2018 - 2:02 pm
A 47-year-old man outside a church was the victim of a carjacking in the north part of Wichita. It happened about 10:00 p.m. Monday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church at 23rd & Market. As the man was getting into his vehicle in the parking lot, he was approached by a suspect wearing...
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Ted Woodward
December 13, 2017 - 2:21 pm
A man was the victim of a carjacking north of downtown Wichita. It happened at about 7:00 a.m. Tuesday; a 23-year-old man parked his car in the 316 Hotel parking lot at 9th & Topeka. As he was going to work, he was approached by a man who put a knife to his throat, demanding the man's car, and...
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