3 arrested in connection to 3 stolen vehicles found Tuesday

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WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – UPDATE: The three stolen vehicles that were discovered Tuesday in north Wichita were all stolen within the last 10 days from different locations.

According to Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper Chad Crittenden, investigators from Oxford Police Department, Mount Hope Police Department and El Dorado Police Department were on the scene processing the vehicles that were taken from their jurisdiction.

Two people were arrested for outstanding warrants.

No other vehicles were located on the property. Some stolen items were found and the Bel Aire Police Department took possession of those items.

KHP is still conducting an investigation.

Three people have been arrested in connection with three stolen vehicles that were discovered in north Wichita on Tuesday.

According to Trooper Chad Crittenden of the Kansas Highway Patrol, authorities responded to a home in the 4800 block of N. Hillside after a crash was reported around 7:30 a.m.

Crittenden said an eyewitness saw a person drive through a KDOT fence nearby and flee the scene toward the property. When authorities responded to the crash they found several stolen vehicles on the property.

Investigators from Arkansas City, El Dorado, Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office and Wichita Police Department are investigating the property and the stolen vehicles. This investigation is still underway.

Charges and booking information have not yet been released.


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