December 19, 2012

On 12-17-2012 between 10:34 and 10:44 PM a business burglary occurred at Grand Slam Sports located at 2007 Fort Riley Blvd, MHK. The incident was reported to the police by the owner of the business, 62 year old Michael Thompson.
 
Entry was gain by breaking the glass to the front door of the business. Damage to the door was estimated at $1,000.
 
Once inside the suspect(s) took the following items:
Mizuno Sport shoes $450
Miken Demarti Baseball Bats $14,000
Purple Mizuno Baseball Bag $50
Total loss was listed at $15,500.
 
Video taken from the area has resulted in several notable photos. The RCPD is requesting the assistance of public in helping identify the suspect and suspect vehicle.
 
The suspect’s vehicle appears to be a light in color Mercury Grand Marquis or similar body style, possibly late 80’s or early 90’s, due to the Landau top.
 
(See attached file for images)
 

New Information:
A person recognized the suspect vehicle and stolen items featured in local media reports and contacted the RCPD.

A suspect has been identified and contacted by the RCPD. The case is progressing. No arrests have been made at this time so suspect information cannot be released.

The RCPD would like to thank the public and especially the media for their assistance in this matter.