Man robs Tyler gas station at gunpoint
POSTED: Friday, May 21, 2010 - 11:24am
UPDATED: Friday, May 21, 2010 - 11:29am
On 05-20-2010 at approximately 5:57 pm, Tyler Police responded to the Mobil gas station, located at 1106 E 5th street. The clerk at the station reported that a white male had robbed the store at gunpoint. The suspect entered the store and produced a black handgun and then demanded money from the clerk. The suspect fled the scene on foot with an undetermined amount of money.
The clerk described the suspect as being between 6’01 and 6’03 with long black hair. He had a red bandana covering his face and was wearing a white short sleeve shirt and red basketball type shorts.
Anyone with information about the suspects involved in this crime are 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.