2 teens accused of spraying mace in Wichita carjacking attempt

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By KNSS Radio

Police arrested two teenage boys accused of spraying a woman with mace at a Wichita shopping center during a failed attempt to steal her car. The Wichita Police Department said in a news release that the arrests of the juveniles stem from an incident at 11 a.m. Sunday at the West Way Shopping Center. A 50-year-old woman reported two males tried to steal her SUV as she was getting inside. A 13-year-old was arrested on suspicion of robbery, simple battery, simple battery of a law enforcement officer and other charges. A 15-year-old was also arrested on suspicion of robbery, simple battery and obstruction.