KETR Local
1:07 am
Mon November 17, 2008

Information sought in Commerce robbery

Commerce – The Commerce Police Department is seeking information regarding a recent armed robbery that occurred in the City.

The crime occurred at approximately 11:16 p.m. Saturday, near the intersection of Monroe and Hunt Street. A male victim is reported to have been walking south along Monroe when he was approached by three men. The victim was then forced to surrender his wallet, which held the man's money and identification cards. All three suspects then fled the scene on foot, leaving in separate directions.

One man is described as a tall, light skinned black or hispanic male. The victim was unable to identify the other two suspects.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact the Commerce Police Department at 903-886-1139.