Tyler, TX (KETK) — On Tuesday, February 12, 2013, two unidentified men stole cash from an individual in the parking lot of the Best Western, located at 120 W. Rieck Road.
The victim was checking into the hotel and was observed with a roll of cash by the suspects, described as black males, who stated to the clerk that they wanted an application for employment.
After the victim checked in he went out to his vehicle and was removing his luggage from his trunk. One of the suspects reached into his pants pocket and grabbed his cash. The suspects fled the area when the victim displayed a handgun in attempt to stop the theft.
The suspects were driving a blue vehicle identified in the photo attached to the release.
If you recognize these suspects please 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.