On Tuesday April 26th, 2011 at approximately 12:30pm Texarkana Arkansas police officers responded to the report of a robbery on the parking lot of a local business in the 3800 block of North State Line Avenue. The victim of the robbery related that she was sitting in her vehicle on the parking lot when a black male entered the back seat of her vehicle, produced a firearm and demanded money. The suspect also threatened a passenger in the vehicle before fleeing the scene in a green sport utility vehicle with the victim’s money.
The victim provided a description and possible name of the suspect which was broadcast to other officers in the area.
At approximately 2:10pm on April 26th officers located a vehicle matching the description of the suspect vehicle on East Street. The vehicle was stopped and upon further investigation the driver identified as Terry D. Martin b/m 26 of Texarkana, AR and the suspect in the robbery. He was taken into custody and transported to Bi-State charged with Aggravated Robbery.
Investigators continue to investigate this crime. As always, anyone with information on this crime or any other felony crime are encouraged to contact the Texarkana, AR Police Department at 903-798-3154 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 903-793-STOP.
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Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer
903-798-3187 (office) 903-824-4199 (cell)