The Wichita Police Department needs your help to catch a pair of robbery suspects. On Saturday, Nov. 27, a black male entered Advance America, 327 N. Hillside, posing as a customer. The suspect pulled out a silver handgun and told the employee to let in a second black male. The suspects took money from the clerk, and then fled westbound on foot from the business. The suspects are believed to be responsible for two more robberies on Monday, Nov. 29. One of the suspects entered Check into Cash, 6100 E. 21st,, pointed a silver gun at the clerk and demanded money. A short time later, Advance America, 1353 S. Webb Rd., was robbed. The loss on both robberies was an undisclosed amount of cash.
The first suspect is a black male in his mid 30s, 5 foot-11 inches, about 250 pounds, short black hair, and wearing dark clothing and sunglasses.The second suspect is described as a black male, 5foot-6 inches, about 160 pounds, and wearing brown paints and a three-holed ski mask.The possible suspect vehicle is a green Suburban or Tahoe SUV with nerf bars on the sides.
If you have information about this robbey 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 (274637). All 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.Sgt. Scott Plummer Wichita/Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers