Men posing as good Samaritans help victim push car off road, then rob him

By Nancy Cook |

Published 06/06 2014 11:25AM

Updated 06/06 2014 11:31AM

Texarkana, Texas Police are investigating a robbery that happened around 3 a.m. this morning in the 3800 block of Magnolia Street.


Upon arrival officers made contact with the victim, Ralph Taylor, 58, of Texarkana, Texas, whose car had broken down in the 3800 block of Magnolia Street.


The suspects pulled up in another car and told him they would push his car out of the street for five dollars. The victim agreed to this.


The suspects then pushed the victim’s car in to a parking lot and when the victim went to pay them the five dollars they grabbed him, took all his money and fled the scene. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken.


Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact the Texarkana Texas Police Department at 903-798-3116 or CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP (7867).

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