PRESS RELEASE from Greater KC Crime Stoppers
KANSAS CITY, MO — The City of Edgerton, Kansas, the Johnson County, Kansas Sheriff’s Office, and the Greater KC Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying those responsible for two (2) separate incidents totaling nearly $100,000.00 in property damage.
The first incident occurred on April 11, 2021; signs were stolen from a construction project. Additionally, five dead raccoons were placed on the steps leading into the project trailer on site. There was also damage reported from gunfire.
On Saturday May 9, 2021 two electronic sign boards were damaged with gunfire at 207th and Waverly in Edgerton, Kansas. A further sign board was damaged at 213th and Kill Creek. Four security cameras were found damaged from gunfire, along with the solar panels that power the security cameras. Several construction signs were found to be damaged along Waverly Road.
Supplemental reward funds from NorthPoint Development and an anonymous donor have been added to the existing Crime Stoppers reward bringing the total up to a possible $27,000.00 for information leading to arrest.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers Greater Kansas City TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477), TIPS may also be submitted electronically at www.KCcrimestoppers.com, or by downloading the Crime Stoppers NEW mobile app, P3TIPS, on Google Play or the Apple iOS stores for FREE. Information leading to an arrest and/or filing of charges could be eligible for up to $27,000.00 in reward money. ALL INFORMATION IS ANONYMOUS.