The Amarillo Pioneer

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APD Investigating Sunday Robbery

"On Sunday December 25th at 8:13PM, APD officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of Sunset Terrace on a robbery.

The victims, a white male 68 and a female juvenile, were walking a dog in the area when a dark colored SUV pulled up to them. A black male got out of the passenger side of the vehicle and pointed a gun at the victim while demanding his money. The suspect took the victim’s wallet and left in the SUV.

The suspect is described as a black male wearing a ski mask. He was about six foot tall and wearing dark clothing. The suspect vehicle is a dark colored SUV possibly a Ford Explorer. There is no description of the driver. There were no injuries reported during the incident.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the Amarillo Police Department at 378-3038 or Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400. Tips can also be made anonymously at"

-Amarillo Police Dept.

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