(FROM TYLER POLICE DEPARTMENT) : Tyler Police are looking for the people responsible for robbing a man early Thursday morning.
Around 12:31 am, officers were dispatched to an aggravated robbery of an individual. A 24 year old Hispanic male told police he and two friends were “jumped” by two other unidentified Hispanic males in the 1100 block of N. Albertson. The victim stated he was struck in the back of the head with a handgun and was told to hand over his wallet. After a brief struggle, the suspects fled the scene with the victim's cell phone. The victim was later transported to a local hospital by family with non-life threatening injuries.
If anyone has information in this case, they are urged to call the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000 or Tyler/Smith County Crime Stoppers at 903-597-CUFF.