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Tyler Police still searching for robber who beat elderly man

Tyler Police are still looking for the person who beat and robbed an elderly man around 9:30 Wednesday night in the 500 block of Sunnyside Drive.

The 79 year old victim told police that a black male wearing a ski mask, a dark color jacket, and gloves approached him as he was getting out of his car.  The victim said the suspect produced a handgun and demanded his money.  The suspect later forced the victim to unlock his residence and took property from inside the house.

The suspect was described as being approximately 6 feet tall and weighing around 200 pounds.

The victim had visible injuries, but refused medical treatment.

Cathryn Khalil / ckhalil@kltv.com

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