Authorities release video of Tyler robbery
POSTED: Monday, March 25, 2013 - 1:22pm
UPDATED: Monday, March 25, 2013 - 5:56pm
Tyler, TX (KETK) — Authorities have released video from the Food Fast robbery that occurred early Saturday morning.
The Food Fast near the 4000 block of University Boulevard, near the University of Texas at Tyler was robbed around 4:30 a.m.
According to Tyler Police Patrol Sgt. Daniel Richardson, a Food Fast employee stated he was taking the trash out when an unknown black male approached him. The suspect pointed a black handgun at the clerk and ordered him inside. Once in the store, the gunman took an undetermined amount of money and fled the scene .
The clerk was not injured. The robber is described as a 6’0’’ tall, thin black male. He was wearing a red hoodie, dark pants, red shoes and a black backpack.
This incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information regarding the above case is encouraged to contact the Tyler Police Department.