Sedgwick County Finance Department victim in fraudulent activity case

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a case of fraud.

On Tuesday at about 5 p.m., the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office was notified that Sedgwick County government was the victim of fraudulent activity with a resulting loss of approximately $566,000. The department affected was Sedgwick County Finance.

The case is being investigated by Sedgwick County Sheriff’s detectives with assistance from the FBI.

KSN will continue to follow this story and bring you the latest updates.