Authorities warn residents not open door for strangers

LONGVIEW, TX (KSLA) – Some men claiming to be good samaritan's are actually crooks according to Police.

Police in Longview, Texas were called to a house robbery on West Avalon Street. Investigators say a man knocked on the woman's door at the Avalon street home and told her there was something wrong with her car.

The woman went outside to check on it and as she was heading back inside, the same man and another man with a gun, robbed her.

Police urge you to act immediately if you are approached about an issue with your car after dark by someone you do not know. Fortunately, in this case, no one was injured.