TYLER (KYTX) - Tyler Police are searching for a naked armed robbery suspect after he ran away following a traffic stop. Police attempted to pull the suspect, 25-year-old Daniel Cobb, over near Gentry- Highway 69 North area around 8:00 this morning.
Police say that's when Cobb ran, and as officers followed, Cobb began shedding his clothes until he was ultimately naked and barefoot.
Tyler police spokesman Don Martin says there were reports the suspect got into a white SUV, but officers were not able to track him down. Officers flooded the area and are searching around 29th Street and North Grand near the Texas College Apartments.
There is no word on where the robbery happened or when the robbery happened. Cobb does have a history of run-ins with the law.