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Crime Stoppers - Joyland Arson

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Monday, August 27, 2012

A fire at a historic Wichita amusement park has been ruled a case of arson. Now authorities need your help in finding those responsible.

The Wichita Fire Department is seeking help to find the suspects in an arson at the former Joyland amusement park in the 2800 block of South Hillside Street. Just after 6:30 p.m. on Aug. 4, crews were dispatched for a fire in one of the maintenance buildings.

They were able to get it under control, but the building was destroyed. Loss was estimated at more than $15,000.

Witnesses saw three males in their late teens leaving the area on bicycles shortly before the fire was reported.


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