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Tyler Police seeking armed robbery suspect

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TYLER (KYTX) - Tyler police are looking for a suspect who robbed a Cash Store.

On Wednesday afternoon, officers responded to a Commercial Robbery at the Cash Store located at 208 Rice Road in Tyler. 

Three clerks at the scene advised that a dark skinned black male approximately 30 years of age, about 5 foot 4 inches tall with thin build, entered the store and displayed a black and silver semi-automatic handgun and demanded money. 

The suspect was further described as wearing a black ball cap, a blue cloth over his face, a gray sweatshirt hanging around his neck, a black t-shirt and baggy blue jeans. 

The clerks also said the suspect had noticeable tattoos on both forearms. 

The clerks gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash, where the suspect then fled on foot last seen going south. 

There were no injuries. 

At this time there is no further information pertaining to the case.  

This incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact the Tyler Police Department, at 903-531-1000, or Crimestoppers at 903-597-CUFF (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.

 

 

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