Shawnee County Crime Stoppers is requesting further information after the organization received several anonymous tips about a string of commercial business robberies being investigated by the Topeka Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The robberies are believed to be connected and occurred between July and November 2019 at convenience stores, gas stations and dollar stores in the Topeka area.
Over the last week, Crime Stoppers received several tips about the commercial robberies. Crime Stoppers is asking anyone who submitted an anonymous tip about the robberies to please follow up with their tip. Tipsters can do this by logging into their P3 Tips account at p3tips.com or by calling 785-234-0007 and identifying themselves by the unique number they have been assigned. Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest(s) of the individual(s) responsible.
Separately, the FBI is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible. Tips can be submitted to the FBI online at tips.fbi.gov or by calling 785-231-1700. Please note that any reward offered by the FBI is administered
by its reward criteria.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is encouraged to contact Shawnee County Crime Stoppers, local law enforcement or the FBI.