At approximately 01:11 this morning officers responded to reports of an armed robbery at 1313 E. 9th Street, Game Central Arcade. On arrival officers discovered that three individuals, described by the victims and witness as three younger black males, had entered the establishment and robbed it at gunpoint taking in excess of $2,500.00.
Two witnesses arriving as the suspects fled the area stated they were last seen running south across E. 9th Street. There were several patrons in the business at the time of the robbery. All of the suspects appeared to be younger with a slender build and were wearing dark clothing. One suspect did not have his face covered during the incident and appears to have facial hair. Images of the suspects were captured on video surveillance and The Texarkana, AR Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying any of the individuals involved. Anyone with information about this case is urged to call Det. Les Moody at 903-798-3154 or Crime Stoppers at 903-793-STOP. The video images are available at Bi-State or by contacting the on duty PIO at the number listed below.
Sgt. Jason Shores
903-798-3133 (office) 903-748-3707 (cell)