NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - The Nacogdoches Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying of a man who attempted to rob a convenience store near the intersection of University Drive and Starr Avenue Sunday night.
According to a press release, the attempted robbery occurred shortly before 10 p.m. Sunday. The clerk stepped outside of the store, and the masked man carried on a conversation with him or her.
Surveillance video footage showed the suspect, who appeared to be armed with a handgun, enter the store and start walking around. The suspect even went to the store's back room.
Finding no one inside the store, the suspect left the store without taking anything.
The hoodie worn by the suspect had a design on it, according to the press release.
Anyone who can identify the suspect or the design on the suspect's hoodie should call Nacogdoches Crime Stoppers at (936) 560-INFO (4636) or send a tip via the Nacogdoches Crime Stoppers Website.
All calls are confidential, and tipsters will never have to give their names. If the information you give results in an arrest or an indictment, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.