Tyler Police Recover Vehicle of Suspects Wanted in Walmart Gun Theft
Tyler Police have identified two people suspected of stealing assault rifles from a Tyler Walmart in the early morning hours Sunday.
Warrants have been issued for 33-year-old Jamie Lee Miller and 34-year-old Jeremy Lee Wilson. Both are wanted on charges of theft of a firearm.
Police have also recovered the suspects vehicle at a house located north of Tyler Pipe.
The homeowner stated that they did not know who the vehicle belonged to when they discovered it in their carport.
Since the theft Sunday, Tyler Police also recovered all four of the weapons that were stolen from the store on Highway 64 West. Information led Tyler Police Officers to a location in town where the weapons were possibly dropped off.
Surveillance video showed the couple leaving the store around 1 a.m. Sunday with the rifles inside a shopping cart.
The suspects got into a silver Dodge or Chrysler mini-van with only one hubcap on the left rear wheel.
Anyone with information about the suspects involved in this crime is urged to contact the Tyler Police Department, at 903-531-1000, or Crimestoppers at 903-597-CUFF (903-597-2833). Crimestoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest and charges filed against the suspects in this case or any felony case.