Crime Stoppers - Garden Inn Suites Robbery

By: Jared Cerullo Email
By: Jared Cerullo Email

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Saturday, July 3, 2010

Around 11 p.m. Monday night, a white male entered into the lobby of the Garden Inn Suites in the 7300 block of East Kellogg.

Witnesses say the man was wearing a white sack over his head with holes cut out for his eyes and mouth. With an 8 to 10 inch hunting knife in hand, he jumped over the counter and ordered the clerk to open the cash drawer. The suspect grabbed all the money, ran out of the hotel, and got into a car parked on Orme Street.

The robber is described as a white male in his 20s. He was 6'3" with a thin build. He was wearing a long-sleeved purple shirt and blue jeans.

If you have information about this robbery or any felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip by going to our web channel at and click on KAKE Cares. Or, you can now use your mobile phone. Simply text TIP-217, then your message, to C-R-I-M-E-S. All ways are secure and anonymous.

If your tip leads to an arrest, you'll be eligible for a cash reward of up to a $1000 and nobody will ever ask your name. Crime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County is a non-profit organization of Citizens Against Crime.

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