Man points knife at Walmart employees after shoplifting shoes

Walmart (KSN File Photo)
Walmart (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kansas — Wichita police say they are looking for a man who stole a pair of shoes from the Walmart in the 6100 block of West Kellogg.

It happened Monday evening.

According to authorities, employees at the store noticed the man putting his old shoes into a box on the shelf.

He then went to the sporting goods area, where he opened a BB gun and a knife.

When he was attempting to leave the store, employees confronted him near the front door.

He pointed the knife and ran.

Police are looking at surveillance video to see if they can identify the suspect.

The employees at the store were not injured in the attack. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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