Sometime between Tuesday, December 21st at 5 p.m. and Wednesday December 22nd at 8 a.m. unknown person(s) cut through the fence to the Cornejo Materials property at 6700 S. Grove. The burglar(s) forced entry to the main control building. Once inside the control panel wires were cut and the burglar(s) stripped a large amount of copper wire from the machines. The loss of the copper wire is estimated at $25,000.00. The damage to the property and machines exceeded $5,000.
If you have information about this burglary 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