FOR THE WEEK NOVEMBER 23RD, 2008
Robbery detectives need your help to solve a robbery that occurred November 17th at 7:00 pm. The manager of Family Dollar located at 1341 North Grove was taking some cash to the safe that is located near the front of the business. An unknown black male walked into the store with a backpack and told the manager to put the cash into the bag. He was stunned by this statement so the robber took out a handgun and hit the manager in the head with it. The manager did as directed then was ordered to empty the registers in to the bag. The robber made off with the cash running out of the store to the south.
The suspect is described as being in his 30’s with an average height and build. He was wearing a black jacket with red shoulders and a white stocking cap. Check out photos of the suspect HERE.
If you have information about this robbery or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip online at www.wsccs.com or from your mobile phone by texting TIP217 then your message to CRIMES. Both ways are secure and anonymous. 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