Pizza delivery driver robbed of cash, pizza

Published on Sunday, 16 February 2014 22:42 - Written by Staff Reports

A pizza delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint Friday night, and the Tyler Police Department is offering a reward for information that leads to his arrest.

A Domino’s Pizza delivery driver was delivering a pizza to the Cambridge at Tyler apartment complex, 3088 Old Omen Road, at 10:07 p.m., according to a news release from the department.

The driver was walking up stairs when a thin, African-American man wearing a dark hooded sweater approached him. The man pulled out a semi-automatic handgun from his pocket and ordered the driver to give him all of his money and his pizza, the release states. The driver complied and ran away.

The assailant is believed to be between 20 and 30 years old and approximately 6 feet tall, according to police.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to call the 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.