Gunman Robs Family Dollar Store

At approximately 11:31 am, March 14, 2007, Longview Police responded to the Family Dollar store located at 2430 South High Street for a robbery.

According to the initial police report, the suspect displayed a small handgun and demanded all the money from the register.  The clerk complied and put an undisclosed amount of money into a bag.  The suspect then fled on foot running between the Post Office and the Catfish Village restaurant.

The suspect was described as a black male 18-20 years of age, approximately 5'06" to 5'08" in height, dark complexion and wearing black baggy jeans with a pocket on the right pants leg, a black thermal long sleeve shirt with a black short sleeve shirt over it and a light colored ball cap with a gold dollar sign on the front and small dollar signs in different colors on the cap and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information concerning this aggravated robbery is asked to contact the Longview Police Department at 903.237.1110 or Gregg County Crime Stoppers at 903.236.STOP.