Dallas man indicted, charged in December robbery of Rotolo's Pizza in Tyler

Published on Thursday, 2 February 2017 17:23 - Written by

A Tyler man accused of robbing Rotolo's Pizza in December has been indicted by a Smith County Grand Jury. 

Freddy Criss, 54, of Dallas, is charged with five counts of aggravated robbery, and one count of evading arrest stemming from the Dec. 1 robbery that left several people injured. 

According to police, officers arrived at Rotolo's Pizza after reports of a robbery and saw a red Chevy HHR leaving the scene.

The suspect fled onto Loop 49 and then South Broadway Avenue, wrecked and tried to run but was quickly captured and placed into custody.


has been indicted by a Smith County Grand Jury in an incident that left several people injured during an aggravated robbery at a Tyler restaurant.

54-year-old Freddy Criss is charged with