Suspect arrested after robbing Wichita Family Dollar

Handcuffs (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita police arrested a suspect in the robbery of a Wichita Family Dollar. The robbery happened at the store located in the 2200 block of East Central around 8:50 p.m Thursday night.

Police said the suspect entered the store with a gun and demanded money.

The suspect and another man got away. Officers investigating located both suspect in the 1300 block of North Volutsia.

A brief foot chase occurred and officers arrested a 31-year-old man for aggravated robbery, possession of firearm by a felon, and possession of marijuana.

Right now, police are searching to find the other person of interest.


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