Man indicted for Tyler bank robbery

Photo Source: Smith County
Photo Source: Smith County

Released by the U.S. Department of Justice:

TYLER, TX - Eddie Ray Myers, 61, of Searcy, Arkansas was indicted and charged with bank robbery. If convicted, he could receive up to 20 years in federal prison.

According to the indictment, on July 14, 2010, Myers is alleged to have robbed the BBVA Compass bank on south Broadway in Tyler, Texas. Crime Stopper tips led to Myers' arrest on July 23, 2010.

This case is being investigated by the Tyler Police Department and the FBI and is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Allen H. Hurst.