WICHITA, Kan. -

Each day, we comb through pages upon pages of crime reports from the Wichita Police Department.  Below is a quick glance at some bits and pieces from those sheets. 

These reports are designed to give you an idea of what residents and police are dealing with around town.

You can read all of the sheets by going here: WPD Media Reports (click on the "Media Reports" tab)

Copper theft…
5:05 am
A 40/f says someone stole copper wiring from an A/C unit on a home she owns in the 1400 block of S. Lulu. She has no idea who did it.

Wheels…
7:12 am
A 50/m says he woke up at his home in the 10400 block of W. May and found his Ford Focus balanced on two bricks with all four tires and rims missing. It was parked in his driveway at the time and he has no idea who did it. He says he “definitely” wants to press charges if they can find the thief.

Mailboxes damaged…
7:14 am
A 63/f says someone vandalized her mailbox in the 300 block of N. Elder. She says her neighbor’s mailbox was also destroyed.

Someone’s been sleeping in MY car…
8:24 am
A 56/f says she found a man she didn’t know asleep in her car in the 700 block of N. Silver Springs. When confronted, the man woke up and stumbled away from the area, apparently intoxicated or high. She says she later noticed that a CD case and some CDs were missing from her car.

Drunk peeper…
8:46 am
A 39/f says a man was looking in her window in the 1100 block of N. Harding. She says she made eye contact with the guy, and he left and started walking up and down the street. She says she doesn’t know the guy, but knows that he was drunk. She also ssays that he’s been in the neighborhood drunk since the day before.

Only one this time…
9:53 am
A 30/m says someone stole a wheel and tire from his car in the 1600 block of N. Vassar. The incident was witnessed by a neighbor.

Road Rage…
5:17 pm
A 39/f says a man tried to run her off the road at I-135 and Kellogg. She says the man was screaming obscenities and had what appeared to be a billy club in his hand. He threatened to smash her windows and kill her. He took off as soon as he saw her reach for her phone.

DVDs…
7:03 pm
A 34/f reports giving three DVDs to someone for them to return, but the woman didn’t return the DVDs and indicated that she wasn’t planning on returning them, either.

That’s not the way to do it…
8:42 pm
A 41/f says she accidentally shot her left palm with a BB gun. She had placed her hand in front of the barrel to see if only air was being fired. She was taken to the hospital for treatment.

But, he didn’t touch the salad...
8:52 pm
A 24/f says someone came into the business where she works in the 3000 block of E. Douglas. He took two beers and a salad into the bathroom and then left the store after drinking two of the beers. She’s pretty sure this isn’t the first time this has happened.

“Losing your Kool”-Aid…
10:10 pm
An officer reports two people throwing cups of Kool Aid on each other during a verbal dispute in the 2200 block of S. Broadway. Both were arrested for disorderly conduct.