shoplifting

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KNSS News
November 22, 2019 - 8:18 pm
Four girls are accused of attacking a Kansas store worker who confronted them about shoplifting, an attack that left the woman unconscious. Wichita police say the incident happened Nov. 9 at a T.J. Maxx store. A girl, 12, and three others, 15, were arrested on suspicion of aggravated robbery and...
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Ted Woodward
August 23, 2019 - 2:09 pm
A teenage girl, suspected for shoplifting, nearly drowned in W. Wichita. On Thursday evening, some people shoplifted items at the Kohl's department store in E. Wichita on N. Rock Road. They then went to the west Kohl's location near Kellogg & Ridge. A male suspect and a 16-year-old girl were...
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July 03, 2018 - 7:48 pm
A Mississippi woman has been sentenced to eight years in prison for using pepper spray on suburban Kansas City police officers after they caught her shoplifting from a Victoria's Secret store. The Kansas City Star reports that Latrina Newsome, 40, pleaded no contest in May to aggravated battery and...
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July 03, 2018 - 10:03 am
A Mississippi woman has been sentenced to eight years in prison for using pepper spray on suburban Kansas City police officers after they caught her shoplifting from a Victoria's Secret store. The Kansas City Star reports that 40-year-old Latrina Newsome pleaded no contest in May to aggravated...
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Wichita Police Department
Ted Woodward
May 01, 2018 - 1:21 pm
A security guard was shot by a shoplifting suspect in the northwest part of Wichita; it happened Monday afternoon at the Menards store at 37th Street North & Maize Road. The loss-prevention officer, a 34-year-old man, noticed a woman and a man as they were leaving the store, carrying a home-...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
March 26, 2018 - 2:09 pm
Sunday afternoon, several people got involved trying to subdue a suspect in the south part of Wichita. A police officer in the area of 47th Street South & Broadway was contacted by the nearby Dillons grocery store, for help with a shoplifting suspect. As the suspect walked out of the store, the...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
February 07, 2018 - 1:30 pm
A suspect wanted by the Topeka Police Department was arrested Tuesday afternoon in the southeast part of Wichita. The 49-year-old man was arrested on a shoplifting charge at Harry & Edgemoor; he was the suspect in a chase last week that ended up in a wrong-way crash on I-470 in Topeka. He was...
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Dreamstime
October 05, 2017 - 10:34 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 20-year-old driver has been charged with killing two passengers in a crash while fleeing from police in Kansas City, Kansas. The Kansas City Star reports that Zackery Smith was charged Wednesday in Wyandotte County with two counts of felony first-degree murder. Police say...
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Dreamstime
March 24, 2017 - 9:42 pm
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — An affluent suburban Kansas City woman with a history of shoplifting has been ordered to spend a year and seven months in prison for the thefts. Kelli Jo Bauer, 47, of Overland Park, Kansas, also was ordered Friday in Kansas' Johnson County to pay more than $22,000 in...
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