On Tuesday, August 9, at approximately 9 p.m. the Dollar General Store at 915 S. Glendale was robbed. A black male entered the store with a handgun and demanded the money from the register and a customer standing in line. A second employee attempted to intervene and the suspect struck the employee in the head multiple times with the handgun. The robber fled without the money and the employee suffered minor injuries.

The suspect is a black male, late teens to early twenties, 5’09, 180 pounds, thin build, wearing a gray mask, black short sleeve shirt, black pants, black shoes, and armed with a black handgun.

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 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 $1,000, 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

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