On Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 8:30pm the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department responded to the 900 Block of East Street, the Family Dollar, 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 from the register while displaying a weapon. After receiving an undetermined amount of cash the suspect fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction.
The suspect is described as a slender black male wearing a black zip up hooded sweatshirt, grey shirt, black pants, and grey shoes.
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.
Corporal Kittiele Stewart