15-year-old arrested for Tyler convenience store robbery
So that robbery, the one police were offering a $1,000 reward for, it was allegedly committed by a 15-year-old! Read more here!
A 15-year-old has been arrested in connection to the Monday morning robbery of the Fuel Plus convenience store, located at 2002 E. Gentry Parkway! On Monday morning around 9 am, police responded to an armed robbery at the gas station. Police have charged a 15-year-old young man from Tyler with Aggravated Robbery, according to EastTexasMatters.com.
The teen is now at the Smith County Juvenile Attention Center. There's no word on whether a tip lead to the arrest and someone will potentially receive the reward money.
Original story: The robbery happened at the Fuel Pulse convenience store on East Gentry Parkway, according to TylerPaper.com. The suspect robbed the store of cash and merchandise at gunpoint. The suspect is described as a black male in his early 20s. He is approximately five feet 10 inches tall,was wearing blue jeans, a black sweat shirt and is armed. He fled in black vehicle, possibly a Chrysler 300. If you have any information that can help authorities, call the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000, or call Crimestoppers at 903-597-CUFF. Crimestoppers will provide the $1,000 reward to anyone who provides information that leads the the arrest and charges against the suspect(s) in the case.