Terrell PD night

TERRELL, Texas — Terrell Police Department is investigating an armed robbery overnight at the Tiger Mart located on FM 148 near the Interstate 20 interchange.

Authorities say they were dispatched to the scene at 1:46 AM in reference to a robbery. Upon arrival, officers spoke to the store cashier.

According to a statement released by the department this morning, the cashier reported that “an unidentified black male entered the store wearing a gray jacket, black pants and a white t-shirt. The shirt was pulled over the bottom portion of his face.”

The man pointed a firearm at him and threatened him saying, “This is a robbery,” police say.

The suspect jumped over the counter and took an undetermined amount of cash from the register before exiting the store and fleeing north bound on foot.

A search of the area was conducted and the suspect was not located. The case remains under investigation.

Anyone with information should call the Terrell Police Department or Kaufman County Crime Stoppers.