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Tyler PD investigates robbery of individual on Paluxy

TYLER, April 21, 2014-- On April 20, at approximately 3:10 a.m., Tyler Police Officers responded to 4400 Paluxy, near building 11. It was reported that a female subject had been robbed.

Upon arrival, the female was contacted and appeared to be uninjured. She stated that she had just parked and was approached by a black male subject. The suspect claimed to have a firearm but one was not seen. The victim initially tried to walk away and then was tackled to the ground by the suspect. He then took her purse and ran off.

The suspect was described as a young black male in his early twentys, wearing a black hoodie, blue jeans and a black and white bandana covering his face.  If anyone has any information concerning this case, please call the Tyler Police Department.

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