The Texarkana, Texas Police Department is asking for assistance in identifying the
suspects in two recent robberies.
At approximately 9:30 p.m., Sept. 9, two black males entered the Family Dollar Store located in the 3000 block of South Lake Drive and demanded money from the clerks. One of these suspects was armed with a semiautomatic pistol.
Both suspects were between 5'6" and 6'0" tall and wore dark shirts with camouflage masks. After obtaining an undetermined amount of money, they fled the scene.
The second robbery occurred at approximately 9 p.m. on September 11, 2012. Two black males approached two employees of the Dollar General Store in the 3500 block of New Boston Road.
After making the employees return to the store, the suspects demanded money from them. Both suspects were armed with handguns. They were 5'10"-6'0" tall. Both suspects had white shirts over their faces and were wearing ball
One suspect was wearing a wind-breaker type jacket, while the other was
wearing a gray or white t-shirt and blue jeans. The suspects left the store with an
undetermined amount of money. No injuries were sustained in either robbery.
If anyone has information about either robbery, they are encouraged to call the
Texarkana, Texas Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division at 903-798-3171
or Texarkana Crime Stoppers at 903-793-STOP.