Douglas Raymond Johnson (Source: Marshall Police Department)
Eric Charles Cook (Source: Marshall Police Department)
From the Marshall Police Department:
TX - On Thursday at 1:51 a.m. Marshall Police Department Communication
received a call reporting an armed robbery of the EZ Mart located at
2507 West Pinecrest Drive inside the city limits of Marshall, Texas.
police officers responded to the area and attempted to stop a vehicle
leaving the vicinity. The driver failed to stop and a pursuit ensued.
The pursuit continued eastbound onto Holland Street for several blocks
before coming to an end at the 1900 block. The passenger exited the
vehicle and began fleeing on foot from officers. After a short chase,
the passenger was apprehended and taken into custody. The passengers
clothing matched the description of the suspects in the robbery given by
the clerk from EZ Mart.
apprehended were identified as Eric Charles Cooks, 39, of Marshall,
Texas. Cooks was charged with aggravated robbery which is a 1st degree
felony; evading arrest/detention with previous conviction and resisting
arraigned on Thursday by JP Megan Pinson and bond was set at $50,000 for
aggravated robbery; $7,500 for evading arrest/detention and $3,000 for
suspect apprehended was identified as Douglas Raymond Johnson, 39, of
Marshall. Johnson was also charged with aggravated robbery as well as
arraigned on Thursday by JP Megan Pinson and his bond was set at $50,
000 for the Aggravated Robbery charge and $10,000 for the Evading