Police ask for help to ID robber suspect

Published on Sunday, 20 July 2014 22:55 - Written by Staff reports

Tyler police are asking for help in identifying a man who robbed a Family Dollar store Sunday morning.

Officers were called to the store, 1527 NNW Loop 323, at 9:40 a.m., according to a news release.

The clerk told police a 6-foot-tall African-American man, wearing a black jacket, green shirt and jeans, demanded money from the store. The man’s face was covered by his shirt and he never showed a weapon.

The man was given an undisclosed amount of money and ran from the store on foot.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000.