Surveillance video catches attempted break-in

Crime Stoppers of Wichita-Sedgwick County/Facebook

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) Wichita police are searching for two men who tried to break into a northeast Wichita home on Thursday, Nov. 2.

Crime Stoppers posted surveillance photos from the crime on their Facebook page.

The organization says two men tried to force their way into a house in the 1500 block of North Old Manor. One of the suspects was armed with a knife, and the other with a shotgun.

They pried open the storm door and then attempted to kick open the door to gain entry but were unsuccessful.

The residents were in the home at the time.

Anyone with information on the attempted break-in is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 267-2111. You can also submit a tip from any PC or mobile browser by going to or downloading the P3 app available on iOS and Android platforms.

If your tip leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,500, and Crime Stoppers will never ask your name.