Tyler Police search for Family Dollar robbery suspect

Michael West (Source: Tyler Police Dept.)
Michael West (Source: Tyler Police Dept.)

TYLER, TX (KSLA) –An outstanding warrant has been issued for a man they say robbed a Tyler, Texas Family Dollar Store Wednesday.

Police need the public's help in locating 36-year-old Michael West.

On Wednesday, Tyler Police were called out to a robbery at the Family Dollar store, located in the 500 block of S.S.E. Loop 323. Officers were advised that West reportedly entered the store and demanded money from the clerk. The clerk reportedly gave West an undetermined amount of cash and West fled the scene in a black SUV.

Police say two females were reportedly in the SUV along with West and police were able to arrest them in connection to this robbery, late last night.

They've been identified by authorities as 37-year-old Lara Trumble of Tyler and 33-year-old Amber Martin of Jacksonville, Texas.

Both Trumble and Martin are now being housed in the Smith County Jail. Currently a warrant for 2nd degree felony robbery has been issued for West.

Police urge that anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Michael West to call your local law enforcement agency.

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