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12/1/2016 - Armed Robbery
On November 27, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to 5112 W. 12th Street for an armed robbery. A male suspect armed with a black handgun entered the business and demanded money from the employee. The suspect was described as a black male with a thin build and was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants and a ski mask with a skeletal image on it. The suspect fled the business with an undetermined amount of money. SFPD #2016-95165
On November 18, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to 2505 West Russell Street for an armed robbery. Two suspects entered the store with long guns and demanded money from the clerk.The first suspect is described as white male, 5’8”-5’10” tall, wearing a tan colored coat and dark jeans.The suspect’s face was covered with a mask and he had a hood pulled up.The second suspect is described as a white male, 6’0” to 6’1” tall, wearing a black coat and dark jeans.He had his face covered with a purple scarf and was wearing a hat.The two suspects fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.SFPD #2016-92548.
On November 15, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 7100 block of West 26th Street for a bank robbery. Two suspects entered the bank wearing disguises and one of the suspects was armed with a handgun.The suspect with the gun is described as 6’0”-6’5” tall, and weighed 200 to 230 pounds.He was wearing a dark colored baseball cap with gold lettering, possibly relating to the US Navy.He wore a light colored shirt and dark pants.The second suspect is described as a black man, 5’8” to 5’10” tall, and weighed 250 to 300 pounds.He wore a mask and wig, a light colored shirt and dark pants.Both men left in a dark colored car, possibly a newer model Audi with an undisclosed amount of money.SFPD #2016-91733.
On November 4, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 1200 block of North Cliff Avenue for a burglary. An unknown suspect broke into the business through the roof.After breaking through the roof, the suspect had to break through the ceiling to gain entry to the building.Once inside, the suspect stole the small free standing ATM. The value of the ATM and the damage done to the building is approximately $10,000.SFPD #2016-88875.
On November 1, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 1700 block of West 41st Street for a burglary. An unknown suspect(s) made entry into the business through a rear door.After making entry, the suspect went through the employee’s desks and offices.The suspect(s) stole numerous electronic items.The value of the electronic items stolen is in excess of $6,200.SFPD #2016-87874.
On October 23, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 500 block of North Minnesota Avenue for a robbery. An unknown suspect walked up to the cash register and handed the employee a note.The note read “empty the till, I have a weapon”.The clerk gave the suspect an undetermined amount of money from the cash register.The suspect was described as a Native American male 40-50 years old.He was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt, dark blue jeans, and a red scarf over his face.SFPD #2016-85248.
On October 14, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 5500 block of South Josh Wyatt Drive for a residential burglary. Unknown suspect(s) made entry into the residence after prying open a basement door.Once inside the residence, the suspect(s) stole several luxury purse and wallet sets, numerous pieces of jewelry and watches, electronics, and a large amount of cash and precious metals. The estimated value of damage and loss is over $100,000.SFPD #2016-82847.
On October 10, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 100 block of North Phillips Avenue for a grand theft. Unknown suspect(s) made entry into a building that is currently being remodeled. The investigation showed the suspect(s) broke into the HVAC system and stole numerous parts. The estimated valued of damage and loss is $23,000.SFPD #2016-81639.
On October 6, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to the 3700 block of East Benson Road for a burglary. Employees of the business came to work and found the glass front doors shattered. The investigation showed the suspect made entry into the business through the shattered front doors and stole the donation jar.The subject was described as possibly being a white male, average build, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and jeans.The estimated valued of damage and loss is $2,000.SFPD #2016-80408.
On September 29, 2016, Sioux Falls Police responded to a bar in the 1000 block of West 18th Street for a larceny.The owner reported that a male subject came into the bar and entered the office while the employee working was distracted. While in the office the subject stole approximately $4800 in cash.The subject was described as possibly being a white male, thin build, bald, wearing glasses, and approximately 30 years old.SFPD #2016-77911