A suspect has been arrested in the robbery of a Tyler convenience store.

(Courtesy of the Smith County Sheriff)

Jerry Lewis Cox Jr. has been arrested in connection to the robbery of the Metro Food Mart on West Gentry Parkway on Thursday, according to TylerPaper.com. Cox was arrested by Ty;er Police and taken to the Smith County Jail. He allegedly robbed the store at gunpoint and got away with an undisclosed amount of money. A tip via Crime Stoppers led to the arrest. Cox's bond was set at $75,000.