Tyler PD searching for 6 suspects in armed robbery case at apartment complex by UT Tyler
POSTED: Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 11:28am
UPDATED: Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 8:53pm
Tyler, Texas (KETK) — The Tyler Police Department tells KETK they are currently investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Varsity Place Apartment complex early Thursday morning.
Around 12:37 a.m., two unknown black males knocked on the door of a unit and when the two residents answered the door, the men forced their way into the apartment. Following the initial two males, four other black males also made their way in.
One suspect had a semi-automatic pistol with which he hit one of the victims in the head with, leaving a huge gash, according to Don Martin, Tyler Police Public Information Officer. The suspects took numerous electronic devices and police we called after they left the scene.
No arrests have been made and KETK is waiting for a description of the suspects.
If you have information regarding this incident, please call the Tyler Police Department at (903)531-1090.