TYLER, Texas (KETK) – On Monday, Tyler Police arrested a suspect who threatened employees and customers with a gun at the Tyler Walmart located at 450 SSE Loop 323.
The suspect was identified as Trumaine Washington, 31, of Tyler.
Washington was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon with a $100,000 bond. He posted bond on Tuesday.
Washington got into an altercation with an employee inside the store. When the employee went to get the manager, Washington pulled a gun and began threating to shoot and kill people.
Several units responded to the call and arrived on the scene shortly before 2:00 p.m.
Officers located Washington in the parking lot and was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
No shots were fired and no one was injured.