Tyler, TX (KETK) — UPDATE (3:10am, Wednesday): Tyler Police tell KETK, they have identified the man in the photograph, who was being sought earlier today in connection to the stolen credit card case.
His name is not being released at this time, until investigators are able to obtain more information about his alleged involvement.
UPDATE (11:30am, Wednesday): Investigators say the credit cards stolen on January 27th are being used at several local businesses.
Tyler police need help identifying the man in the picture. They believe he is linked to the case.
Anyone with information about the suspects involved in this crime are urged to call the Tyler Police Department, at 903-531-1000, or Crimestoppers at 903-597-CUFF (903-597-2833).
ORIGINAL REPORT (Sunday): Tyler police are searching for the men believed to have robbed a woman at gunpoint early Sunday morning.
The robbery happened just before 1:30 Sunday morning in the 1800 block of Loop 323 E SE in Tyler.
The victim told police she was walking home when she saw an older model white car pull up beside her. A black male exited the car, pointed a small black pistol at her, and demanded her cellphone. The victim handed over her purse and phone at this time. The suspect got back into the car and fled West bound on the Loop.
The victim said that she observed four black males inside the car as it drove away. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’09’’, 180lbs, and was wearing a gray hat. The victim was unharmed during the incident. At this time there is no further information pertaining to the case.
Anyone with information regarding the above case is encouraged to contact the Tyler Police Department.