Friday, 29 April 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  36°
High 49°
Saturday
Low  37°
High 61°
Sunday
Low  40°
High 56°
Monday
Low  38°
High 58°
Tuesday
Low  44°
High 63°
Wednesday
Low  42°
High 69°
Thursday
Low  50°
High 79°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 45°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Vandals Cause Several Thousand In Damage To Garden City Menards: UPDATE Arrests Made
02/04/2013

Wednesday Feb. 6th

Garden City police have arrested four teenage boys in connection with vandalizing the new Menards store.  The store was still under construction.

 
Police say two 13 year olds, a 14 year old and a 17 year old rode their bikes inside the store and decided to use a forklift to spill paint and cause other damage inside of the building.
 
The teens are currently being held in the Southwest Kansas Juvenile Detention Center on allegations of burglary, felony criminal damage to property, arson and conspiracy.
 
Contractors are still in the process of  determining whether the paint can be removed from the concrete.  They said two support beams will have to be replaced after being damaged by the forklifts.
 
The loss is undetermined at this point.

 

The new Garden City Menards store was damaged by vandals late Saturday into early Sunday.

 
Police say someone entered the business through an unlocked door.
 
The suspect or suspects used two forklifts to spill 86 five gallon and 11 one gallon containers of industrial paint throughout the store.
 
Approximately 25,000 square feet of concrete flooring was damaged in the incident.
 
The suspects also lit cardboard boxes on fire inside the store.
 
Damage is estimated at $30,000 to $300,000.  

The store was set to open in April. 

Anyone with information about the crime can contact the Garden City Police Department at 620-276-1300.
 
If they wish to remain anonymous, they can contact Crime Stoppers at 620-275-7807, or text GCTIP and their tip information to 847411 (Tip411).

 

© KSN
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Update: Body Found; KBI Searching For Missing Grant County Man
Dam Breached at Arkalon Park
Update: Arrests Made In Shooting at DCCC College
Woman Killed In Stanton County Crash
Man on Motorcycle Injured in Meade County Crash
Estrada slated to speak at SCCC Commencement
Grant County Accident Injures Hugoton Man
Liberal Police Dept. Participates in National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative
Bridge Replacement North of Meade Delayed 1 Month
Coffee House to Feature Poetry, Live Music, Free Food, Drawings for Prizes
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Friday's Mud Routes
Grant County Accident Injures Hugoton Man
Saints Pound Out 18 Hits in Mid Week Win
Unlikely Hero Collects KJCCC Pitcher of the Week Award
Redskins Weather Red Demons for WAC Win
Toby Wynn Announces Summer Camp Dates
Update: Arrests Made In Shooting at DCCC College
Estrada slated to speak at SCCC Commencement
Liberal’s Farmers Market to open Saturday, May 7
US-160 road work in Stanton and Grant Counties ready to start
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group