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Can You Identify These Suspects?

The Ankeny Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the following subjects. If you have any information regarding the cases listed below please contact the Ankeny Police Department. Any assistance is appreciated.

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Case # 19-001822

This unidentified female stole items from an Ankeny retail store on April 3, 2019.  If you can identify this individual, please contact Detective Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  klindell@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 19-001822.

 female suspect case 19-001822 

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Case # 19-001989

UPDATE: This suspect has been identified thanks to public assistance! Thank you! 

On April 11, 2019, the individual pictured below was involved with a theft from a local church. He left the scene driving what appears to be a 1986-1991 Buick Lesabre. If you have any information or can identify this person, please contact Det. Wilson at 515-289-5266 or jwilson@ankenyiowa.gov and reference case #19-001989.

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Case # 19-001732

Update: These suspects have been identified via public assistance. Thank you.
On March 29, 2019, the below pictured individuals were involved in a theft at a local Ankeny retailer. They were driving the pictured vehicle.  If you have any information or can identify either of these individuals, please contact Detective Wilson at 515-289-5266 or jwilson@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 19-001732.

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Case # 19-001732

This unidentified female used a stolen credit card to make two purchases at a department store.  If you can identify this individual, please contact Detective Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  klindell@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 19-001294.

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Case # 18-001498

On March 23, 2018, this unidentified male suspect committed a theft at a retail store. If you can identify this individual, please contact Officer Webster at Polk County Dispatch 515-286-3333, option 5 or at cwebster@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-001498.

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Case # 19-000136

On Jan. 10, 2019, this male suspect stole multiple bottles of alcohol from a convenience store in Ankeny. This individual may be associated with the black SUV and silver car pictured below, both were in the area at the time of the theft. If you can identify this individual, please contact Detective Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  klindell@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 19-000136.

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Case # 19-000118

Jan. 24, 2019 Update: This suspect has been identified.
On Jan. 8, 2019, this unidentified male committed a theft at a retail store.  He may have been driving a black four door car.   If you can identify this individual, please contact Detective Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  klindell@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 19-000118.

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Case # 19-000044

On Jan. 4, 2019, the two subjects below stole multiple cartons of cigarettes from a local convenience store.  They were observed leaving the scene in the below pictured vehicle.  If you have any information or can identify these suspects, please contact Det. Ripperger at jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov or 515-289-5264.  Please reference case 19-000044.

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Case # 18-006461

Update: These suspects have been identified.
On Dec. 6, 2018 the females pictured below were involved in the theft of goods from a local retailer. They are associated with an older gray Ford F-150. If you can identify these individuals, please contact Det. Williams at 515-289-5265 or mwilliams@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-006461.

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Case # 18-005980

On Nov. 9, 2018 these two unidentified males stole property from a retail store in Ankeny. Both males left in the dark colored Ford SUV pictured below. If you can identify these individuals, please contact Detective Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  klindell@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-005980.

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Case # 18-006232

On Nov. 26, 2018, an unidentified male assaulted a greeter at a store in Ankeny after being denied the sale of alcohol. The male showed what was thought to be an Arizona driver’s license.  If you can identify this individual, please contact Detective Christoph at 515-289-5270 or tchristoph@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-006232.

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Case # 18-006210

Update: This case has been closed, all subjects have been identified and offenders have been charged.
Police are seeking assistance identifying the below individuals,  who were involved in a serious assault and burglary in the early morning hours on Nov. 25, 2018 at Prairie Trail Apartments in Ankeny.  If you can identify any of these individuals, please contact Detective James Wilson at 515-289-5266 or jwilson@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-006210.

Ankeny Most Wanted case #18-006210 suspects identified - thank you  

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Case # 18-005891

The male individual pictured below was involved in a theft from a local retailer.  If you can identify this individual, please contact Detective Matt Mortvedt at 515-289-5269 or mmortvedt@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-005891.

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Case # 18-005890

The male individual pictured below was involved in a theft from a local retailer.  If you can identify this individual or vehicle, please contact Detective Matt Mortvedt at 515-289-5269 or mmortvedt@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-005890.

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Case # 18-005889

Update 11/14/18: Suspects identified. 
The individuals pictured below were involved in a theft from a local retailer.  If you can identify either of these individuals, please contact Detective Matt Mortvedt at 515-289-5269 or mmortvedt@ankenyiowa.gov. Please reference case 18-005889.

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Case # 18-005859

On Nov. 3, 2018, the below pictured suspect was observed stealing a cell phone from a victim at a local store. If you can identify this suspect, please contact Det. Ripperger at jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov or 515-289-5264.  Please reference case 18-005859.

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Case # 18-005807

On Nov. 1, 2018, the below skimmer was recovered on an ATM on the North side of Ankeny. Pictured below are the two suspects placing the skimmer on the ATM.  Please note, this device was detected and seized before any victim’s information could be obtained.  If you can identify these suspects, please contact Det. Ripperger at jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov or 515-289-5264.  Please reference case 18-005807.

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Case # 18-005206

Update 11/5/18: Suspect identified 
The occupants of the silver four door car are persons of interest in a harassment case in Ankeny that took place on Sept. 28, 2018.  The male pictured is the driver.  There is a large dent in the front passenger side door, and at the time of the incident, the front driver’s side wheel was missing the hubcap.  If you have any information or can identify the suspects or vehicle, please contact Detective Kris Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  KLindell@AnkenyIowa.gov.  Please reference case 18-005206.

suspect from case 18-005206 identified

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Case # 18-005326

Update 10/24/18: Suspect identified 
On Oct. 5, 2018, the below pictured male committed a theft of alcohol from an Ankeny convenience store.  The male is possibly associated with a tan truck.  If you have any information regarding this theft, or can identify the suspect, please contact Detective Kris Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  KLindell@AnkenyIowa.gov.  Please reference case 18-005326.

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Case # 18-003741

Update 9/21/18: Suspect identified  
The following subject took an item from a local business and left without paying.  If you have any information or can identify the suspect please call Detective Nate Lampe at 515-289-5267.  Please reference case 18-004778.

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Case # 18-003741

In March of 2018 the below pictured subject entered a retail shop, and using a magnetic key was able to steal electronic devices.  If you have any information or can identity the suspect or the vehicle he fled in, please contact Detective Ripperger at 515-289-5264 or jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov.  Please reference case 18-003741

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Case # 18-003072

On June 16, 2018, the following vehicle and suspects were involved in a burglary of heating and cooling equipment from a business in Ankeny.  If you have any information regarding this burglary, or can identify the suspects or vehicle, please contact Detective Kris Lindell at 515-289-5263 or  KLindell@AnkenyIowa.gov.  Please reference case 18-003072.

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Case # 18-003685

Update 8/1/18: Suspects identified 
On July 16, 2018 at approximately 2:29 a.m., two unidentified males entered a local convenience store on the SW side of Ankeny wearing face masks and stole two cases containing multiple Juul E-cigarette products. If you have any information regarding this theft, or can identity either one of the suspects, please contact Detective Ripperger at 515-289-5264 or jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov.  Please reference case 18-003685.

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Case # 18-001458

Update 7/11/18: Suspect identified 
Between June 20-25, 2018, the below pictured male was recorded using a stolen credit card to purchase gift cards in the Des Moines metro area. The male was associated with the silver vehicle pictured below. If you have any information regarding the identity of the subject, please contact Detective Ripperger at 515-289-5264 or jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov.  Please reference case 18-0011458.

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Case # 18-002068

The individual pictured below used a stolen debit card at several ATM locations around the metro, he is pictured below at the Court Avenue Hy-Vee in Downtown Des Moines.  Anyone with information regarding the identity of this suspect should please contact Detective Wilson at 515-289-5266 or jwilson@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Case # 18-001371

On 3/15/18 the below pictured subject used a stolen credit card at a local store. If you have any information regarding the identity of the subject, please contact Detective Ripperger at 515-289-5264 or jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov.  

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Case # 17-005089

On 12/2/17, the below pictured individual stole numerous electronic devices from a local retailer. Anyone with information regarding the identity of this subject should please contact Detective Vallejo at 515-289-5263 or dvallejo@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Case # 18-000383

On 12/2/17, the below pictured individual stole sunglasses from a local retailer. The individual is driving a silver colored Dodge Ram Truck. At the time of the theft, the individual had pink spiked hair. Anyone with information regarding the identity of this subject should please contact Detective Vallejo at 515-289-5263 or dvallejo@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Case # 18-001449

On 3/21/18 the below pictured subject tried to pass a counterfeit $20 bill at a local gas station. If you have any information regarding the identity of the subject, please contact Detective Ripperger at 515-289-5264 or jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov.  

18-001449 suspect  18-001449 suspect profile

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Case # 18-001485

On 3/22/18, below pictured individual stole gaming merchandise from a local retailer and left the scene in a newer, white hatchback 4 door vehicle. The Ankeny Police Department is requesting the public's help to identify this suspect. Anyone with information regarding the identity of this suspect should please contact Detective Wilson at 515-289-5266 or jwilson@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Case # 18-000900

On 2/16/18 at approximately 6:30 a.m., the subject pictured below entered a local business taking merchandise and cash. Anyone with information on this case or information on an area business whose workers may wear the colors depicted in this photo, please contact Det. Lampe at 515-289-5267 or nlampe@ankenyiowa.gov.  

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Case # 18-000987

Update 3/13/18: Suspect identified
Between 2/19/18 and 2/21/18, the below pictured subject used a stolen credit card multiple times in the Des Moines area. The below pictured vehicle was involved. If you have any information regarding the suspect or the suspect vehicle, please contact Detective Ripperger at 515-289-5264 or jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov

Most Wanted 18-000987 IDENTIFIED 

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Case # 17-005338

On 12/2/17, the below pictured individual stole a bottle of liquor from a local retailer. The individual is possibly driving a dark colored Toyota Corolla. Anyone with information regarding the identity of this subject should please contact Detective Vallejo at 515-289-5263 or dvallejo@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Case # 18-000020

The two individuals below were observed using a gift card that was taken during a burglary. If you know the identity of the individuals in the photos please contact Detective Mortvedt at 515-289-5269 or mmortvedt@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Case # 17-002498

The two individuals pictured above used a stolen credit card that was taken in a vehicle burglary.  The card was used at two local retailers in the Ankeny area.  If you know the identity of the individuals in the photo please contact Detective Mortvedt at 515-289-5269 or mmortvedt@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Case # 18-000286

Update 2/23/18: Suspect identified
On 12/21/17 the below pictured subject stole a grey 2014 Nissan Pathfinder from a local car dealership. The vehicle was later recovered in Des Moines. The subject is associated with the pictured white Volvo. If you have any information regarding the suspect or the suspect vehicle, please contact Detective Ripperger at 515-289-5264 or jripperger@ankenyiowa.gov.

Suspect Identified, Thank you, City of Ankeny Most Wanted, Case 18000286
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Case # 17-005343

On 12/3/17, the vehicle and suspect pictured below were associated with a “smash and grab” style vehicle burglary in an Ankeny church parking lot during morning services. The vehicle appears to be a black late model GMC Acadia with chrome door handles, mirrors, rear door trim and step-ups. The suspect is a white female, possibly between 35-45 years old. If you have any information about this vehicle or suspect please contact Detective Williams at 515-289-5265 or mwilliams@ankenyiowa.gov.

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Ankeny participates in the Polk County Crime Stoppers Program, a non-profit organization that pays rewards to anonymous callers with information about crimes. Citizens are encouraged to report information by calling (515) 223-1400.

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