Texarkana Police looking for Family Dollar robbery suspect

Texarkana, TX(KSLA)- Friday afternoon, Texarkana Police were dispatched to the scene of an aggravated robbery of the Family Dollar Store business located in the 1700 block of New Boston Road.

According to police investigators, a white male entered the store pretending to buy an item, and as the store clerk was bagging his item, he produced a note to the clerk demanding money.

The clerk gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of money after which he fled the store. Later on, police investigation revealed that the suspect had hailed a cab and left the area.

Police were able to find the location where the taxicab dropped off the suspect but were unable to locate him.

Through further investigation, the suspect was determined to be Anthony William Fant, 34 of Texarkana, Texas.

Fant is considered to be dangerous and police are asking anyone with information on Fant's whereabouts to call 911 or call CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP.