About 9:35 p.m. Saturday, a white or Hispanic man wearing a gas mask entered the Dollar General at 2724 W. Gentry Parkway, according to a news release.
The man pointed a black pistol grip shotgun at employees and demanded money. After taking an undisclosed amount of money, the man fled the store on foot, heading north toward West Gentry Parkway.
The man was between 5-foot-10 and 6-feet tall, about 145 pounds and had brown hair. He was wearing a black or blue jacket, red T-shirt and blue jeans, according to the release.
The investigation is ongoing.Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact the Tyler Police Department, at 903-531-1000, or Crimestoppers at 903-597-2833. Crimestoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest and charges filed against the suspects in this case or any felony case.