Wichita Police Department

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April 17, 2018 - 11:10 am
The mother of the man shot by a Wichita police officer in a deadly swatting incident, spoke in front of the Wichita city council Tuesday. Lisa Finch spoke for over 26 minutes, saying she had nightmares of the December 28, 2017 incident. "I want what happened to my son to be kept in front of the...
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April 15, 2018 - 11:57 am
A north Wichita business was robbed early Sunday morning. It happened around 6:40 a.m. Officers responded to an armed robbery call at Transporte Rodriguez, in the 300 block of west 21st Street north. A female employee stated an unknown suspect entered the business armed with a handgun, demanding...
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April 15, 2018 - 11:22 am
A Wichita liquor store was robbed Saturday night. It happened around 7:00 p.m. Officers responded to an armed robbery at Don’s Retail Liquor located in the 900 block of east Harry. A female employee said two unknown suspects entered the business and one brandished a handgun and demanded money...
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Steve Boyer
April 12, 2018 - 1:54 pm
Two men robbed the Subway Sandwich shop in the 1200 block of South Tyler Road Wednesday night. Police officer Charley Davidson says the men entered the store and pulled a silver handgun on a 32 year-old female employee and demanded money. They were given cash and fled the store on foot. The...
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Dreamstime
April 07, 2018 - 9:42 pm
Wichita Police say an emotionally distressed man has surrendered after he barricaded himself inside his home with his children. Captain Chester Pinkston says police were called earlier Saturday evening to a disturbance at a home near 11th street and Waco. The distraught man barricaded himself...
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Steve Boyer
April 06, 2018 - 2:23 pm
Two men have been convicted for sexually attacking two Wichita teenagers. Judge Stephen Ternes sentenced 57 year-old Roderick Martin to 214 months in prison and Judge Kevin O'Conner sentenced 40 year-old Jordan Lewis to 330 months for an incident that occurred in November of 2015. Two runaway girls...
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Steve Boyer
April 06, 2018 - 1:57 pm
Authorities believe they may have discovered a dog fighting ring. Wichita police seized five dogs that were suspected to be part of a dog fighting ring in Wichita after recieving a tip that the dogs were at a residence in the 1500 block of North Minnesota. When police began their investigation...
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Dreamstime
April 01, 2018 - 5:40 am
Police are investigating after a man was shot early Saturday morning in northeast Wichita. Officer Charley Davidson said police were called to a residence in the 1400 block of North Vassar, near 13th and Hillside, around 5 AM. When they arrived, they contacted a 43-year-old male with multiple...
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March 25, 2018 - 7:03 am
One man was killed overnight in a shooting in east Wichita. It happened around 12:45 Sunday morning. A person called 911, saying they heard shots in the vicinity of the 800 block of S. Pershing – that's near Lincoln and Oliver. When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot. He was...
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Phil Hildebrand
March 18, 2018 - 3:09 pm
A man is dead following a shooting early Sunday morning in north Wichita. Around 2 AM, Wichita Police responded to a shooting call at Dueces Bar in the 3100 block of North Arkansas. When they arrived, officers located a 27-year-old male who had been shot multiple times. The man was taken to a local...
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