FOR THE WEEK AUGUST 31ST, 2008
Late in the evening on August 22nd, a man was stopped at the intersection of Meridian and Kellogg in his 2002 black Chevy Impala. An unknown black male walked up to his vehicle and pointed a handgun at him, telling him to get out of the car. The victim complied with his commands and the suspect drove off in the car to the east. The vehicle was later recovered at 18th Street North and Madison with damage to its front end.
The suspect was described as being in his early twenties and of average height and build. He had corn rows in his hair and large diamond earrings. He was wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans, armed with a black semi-auto handgun.
If you have information about this carjacking or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also go to www.wsccs.com and submit a secure, anonymous tip online. If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1000.00 and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of citizens against crime.
Detective Hans Asmussen
Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers