Police arrest 3 after beauty store theft, find drugs and gambling machines
WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - Wichita police have arrested three men suspected of stealing over $1,000 worth of products from a beauty store on Thursday.
Just after 6 p.m. officers responded to reports of three men stealing from a beauty supply store before escaping in a gold SUV. The SUV was found in the 1600 block of S. Ida where authorities observed men who matched the thieves' descriptions leaving the vehicle. They walked to a smoke shop on E. Harry where police were able to arrest them.
Dominique Mackabee a 30-year-old, 29-year-old Medwin Vializ-Alvarez and Jarrod Forman, who is 20, were all taken into custody and booked into the Sedgwick County Jail on charges of theft and additional drug charges for one of them who had drugs on him.
During the arrest officers noticed four illegal gambling machines in the smoke shop and seized them along with evidence associated with them.
It is not yet known if the owner of the smoke shop will face any charges.