Texarkana Police Looking For Suspect in Three Armed Robberies
Texarkana Police are looking for the suspect who allegedly robbed three convenience stores in a small amount of time overnight.
Texarkana, Arkansas and Texas
Police are investigating three armed robberies that occurred within 30 minutes of each other in the 2300 block of Richmond Road and 3700 block of New Boston Road in Texarkana, Texas, and 1500 block of North State Line Avenue in Texarkana, Arkansas.
Around 12:13 a.m. this morning, the Texarkana Texas Police Department responded to an armed robbery at the Valero Gas Station, located in the 2300 block of Richmond Road. While investigating, police were notified approximately 15 minutes later of the second armed robbery at the Exxon Super Station in the 3700 block of New Boston Road.
The suspect took an undetermined amount of currency from each store. Officers believe the same suspect committed both of these robberies, as well as, the third armed robbery in Texarkana, Arkansas.
Investigators from both departments are working to determine the identity of the suspect. The suspect is a black male, 5’3" to 5’4", wearing a gray LSU hoodie-type jacket and armed with a small pistol. No one was injured during these crimes.
If anyone has information about these crimes, they are encouraged to call Detective Brad Thacker at 903-798-3170, Detective Paul Nall 903-798-3192, or Texarkana Crime Stoppers at 903-793-STOP.