Tyler motel clerk robbed at gunpoint

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - A Tyler motel clerk was robbed at gunpoint early Thursday morning.

A clerk at the Tyler Express Inn, which is located in the 2000 block of WNW Loop 323, called Tyler police and reported that she had just been robbed.

The clerk told police a black male entered the office with a handgun and demanded money from the register. The suspect then fled on foot with an undetermined amount of money.

The suspect is about 5'6" tall weighing around 150 pounds. He was wearing dark clothing with a black ski type mask.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000.

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