On Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 4:30pm, the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department responded to the 4000 block of North State Line Avenue, Texarkana Gold and Silver Exchange, in reference to a report of an armed robbery. When officers arrived they located an employee of the business, who reported that he had been robbed by an unknown black male. The employee said the suspect entered the business and demanded cash while displaying a handgun. After receiving an undetermined amount of cash the suspect fled the scene on foot Northbound.
The suspect is described as a black male, approximately between 5’9 and 5’11 tall, weighing 150lbs, wearing a black shirt and black pants.
This case is under investigation, and anyone with information is encouraged to call the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department at 903-798-3154 or Texarkana area CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP.
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)