Police recover stolen truck in Kilgore armed robbery, 2 robbers - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

Update: Police recover stolen truck in Kilgore armed robbery, 2 robbers still at large

Posted: Updated:
  • CBS19.tv Web ExclusivesMore>>

  • Web Exclusive: Company cancels class to nix Southern accents, y'all, after complaints

    Web Exclusive: Company cancels class to nix Southern accents, y'all, after complaints

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:00 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:00:17 GMT
    We live in the South, so some of us may have a Southern accent, but would you consider saying "goodbye" to "howdy, y'all"?
    The Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee was going to offer a speech class for its workers next month to do just that, until it got canceled.
    More >>
    We live in the South, so some of us may have a Southern accent, but would you consider saying "goodbye" to "howdy, y'all"?
    The Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee was going to offer a speech class for its workers next month to do just that, until it got canceled.
    More >>
  • Web Exclusive: Ultra HD TVs

    Web Exclusive: Ultra HD TVs

    (CNN) -Some people just have to have the latest in television technology. The newest TVs on the market- ultra-high definition TVs- or UHD TVs. They have higher screen resolution than current high def screens, and are also known as "4-K" sets. "More >>
    (CNN) -Some people just have to have the latest in television technology. The newest TVs on the market- ultra-high definition TVs- or UHD TVs. They have higher screen resolution than current high def screens, and are also known as "4-K" sets. "More >>
  • Web Exclusive: A product to help keep sharks away on sale

    Web Exclusive: A product to help keep sharks away on sale

    Monday, July 28 2014 9:40 AM EDT2014-07-28 13:40:46 GMT
    If you're headed on a beach vacation, there's a product you may be interested in to help keep sharks away.  The device is called a Shark Shield.  It is now being sold in Florida.More >>
    If you're headed on a beach vacation, there's a product you may be interested in to help keep sharks away.  The device is called a Shark Shield.  It is now being sold in Florida.More >>

UPDATE: According to KPD Assistant Chief Roman Roberson, a short time ago KPD recovered the stolen truck. It was found unoccupied in a parking lot.


 

KILGORE (KYTX) - Police are looking for two men who robbed Xino Converters (recycling center), in Kilgore Thursday morning.

Upon arrival, an employee at the recycling center told police officers two masked men had just entered the business and robbed him of a large amount of cash. One of the two men pointed a hand gun at him and the other tied him up.

The two suspects then fled the scene by stealing the employee's vehicle.

The truck stolen is a tan Chevrolet Z71 pickup, Texas License plate # BC8 9518. The truck has ranch hand bumper guards on the front and back.

Both suspects had their faces covered by mask during the hold-up.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information in regards to this crime can contact Detective Tim Dukes at 903-983-1559. You can give information anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 903-236-STOP. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000.00 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for this crime. Anonymous information may also be submitted through the Kilgore Police Department's Website, facebook page or tip411.

The robbery took place at 300 Harris St. in Kilgore.

 

 

Powered by WorldNow

CBS19, MYTX & KCEB
2211 ESE Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701
Phone (903) 581-2211
Fax (903) 581-5769

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KYTX. All Rights Reserved. Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.