Crime & Safety
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is investigating a string of armed robberies in Topeka
Topeka, KS – According to the statement, the FBI has offered a reward for information in the case. The FBI’s Kansas City Division is investigating this case because they made a connection between two robberies in Topeka, with similar identifying characteristics between the suspects.
Authorities say the first robbery occurred on August 8 at the Dollar General at 1920 SW 10th St. A man walked into the store and robbed the clerks at gunpoint.
The second robbery occurred on August 15 at the Kwik Shop at 102 SW 37th St. A man walked into the store with a gun, assaulted an employee and demanded money.
The FBI said it has posted a reward of $2,500 for information that leads to the identification, arrest and conviction of the suspect or suspects.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.