Arrest Made In String Of Robberies

Police have arrested a man they say is responsible for a string of convenience store robberies in Tyler.

39-year-old Richard Lamar Scott was arrested Sunday at a home in Tyler. They tracked him down after a former girlfriend called police.

He's been charged with robbing three stores in two days over the weekend. No one was injured in any of the robberies.

He remains in the Smith County Jail on $150,000 bond.

Chris Gibson, reporting