Two arrested after trying to steal purse from woman at IHOP

Handcuffs (KSN File Photo)
Handcuffs (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police say they arrested a 21-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman for aggravated robbery at the IHOP restaurant.

It happened just after 3 a.m. at 515 South Ridge Road.

A 33-year-old woman was waiting on friend to come out of the restaurant.

That is when a 21-year-old man pointed a gun at her asking for her purse.

The woman refused, and the suspect left in a White Dodge Stratus.

Moments later, officers arrested a 21-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman.

They were booked for aggravated robbery. 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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