Tyler Police looking for Tyler Citgo robber

Tyler Police say they're looking for a man who robbed the Citgo convienence store around 10:00 pm last night. The suspect pointed a gun at the store clerk and took an large amount of cash before running away west on Houston Street.

The suspect is described as a black male wearing a darkly colored hooded sweatshirt, a blue mask, blue jeans, white shoes and white socks over his hands. The man had a slim build, was approximately 6' tall and spoke with an accent.

Police searched for the man with the K-9 unit and found evidence to help identify the man. There were no injuries.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000, or Crimestoppers at 903-597-2833. Crimestoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest and charges filed against the suspect in this case or any felony case.

Cathryn Khalil / ckhalil@kltv.com