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Tyler PD arrests knife-wielding man who robbed Tyler convenience store

Hunter Milligan (Source: Tyler Police) Hunter Milligan (Source: Tyler Police)
TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

Tyler police have arrested the suspect involved in the overnight armed robbery of a convenience store.

Just after midnight Tuesday, officers responded to an aggravated robbery that occurred at the Food Fast convenience store in the 800 block of West Houston Street.

Police said the clerk told them that a male, identified as Hunter Dean Milligan, 22, of Tyler, entered the business armed with a butcher knife and demanded money. 

The clerk opened the register and Milligan took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the scene on foot, according to Tyler police.

The clerk was not injured during the robbery.

Milligan was arrested on a warrant and transported to Smith County Jail.

His bond was set at $200,000

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