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The City of Arkansas City strives to provide a high quality of life for its citizens by furnishing a variety of efficient services in a professional, courteous manner.

Police seek young woman in connection with burglary of home

White female, aged 18 to 22, also accused of criminal damage to property

Arkansas City Police Department badgeThe Arkansas City Police Department is seeking a young woman in connection with a burglary of an Ark City home that was reported early June 29.

The suspect is described as a white female between the ages of 18 and 22 years old, with brown hair and brown eyes. She is accused of burglary of a dwelling and criminal damage to property.

Officers were dispatched at 6:49 a.m. June 29 for a report of a burglary in progress in the 1600 block of North 13th Street.

They contacted the victim, who said the suspect just had left the residence.

The victim said that when she arrived home from work, she discovered the suspect inside her house. She also said she thought the suspect was extremely intoxicated at the time.

Anyone with any information about this crime or this suspect is asked to call the Arkansas City Police Department at (620) 441-4444. Those wishing to remain anonymous may contact Cowley County Crime Stoppers, which offers rewards of up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest.

Call (620) 442-7777 in Arkansas City or (620) 221-7777 in Winfield, or visit www.tipsubmit.com to make an anonymous report. An anonymous tip also can be submitted by texting ACTIPS to 847411.