Wichita police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person who broke into a Wichita restaurant on Oct. 18. Crime Stoppers of Wichita-Sedgwick County Courtesy photo
Wichita police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person who broke into a Wichita restaurant on Oct. 18. Crime Stoppers of Wichita-Sedgwick County Courtesy photo

Crime of the Week

Crime of the Week: Restaurant burglar took ‘significant amount’ of money

By Nichole Manna

nmanna@wichitaeagle.com

November 27, 2017 08:16 AM

UPDATED November 27, 2017 09:55 AM

Wichita police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a person who broke into a Wichita restaurant on Oct. 18.

Once inside Wings & Things, in the 2800 block of East Central, the burglar forced their way into a locked office and stole a cash box containing a “significant amount of money,” according to Crime Stoppers of Wichita-Sedgwick County.

The burglar put the money in a pink backpack and left.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111 or online.

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Surveillance footage of burglar at photography studio

This surveillance footage shows a burglar at Kacy Meinecke Photography's downtown studio Tuesday morning, May 23, 2017. The video, shared to Facebook, quickly led to his arrest. (Courtesy of Kacy Meinecke)

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