Tyler Police arrested an East Texas man Wednesday for assault and disrupting classes at Robert E. Lee High School.

Police say Officers responded to Capital One Bank located at 909 ESE Loop 323 on a report of a suspicious person just before 7 a.m.

The female caller stated that she was approached by the suspect as she got off the elevator to go to work.  The woman told Police she felt threatened by the man and got back on the elevator to remove herself from the situation calling police.

The suspect fled the building on foot and was later reported to be on the Robert E. Lee campus causing a disturbance.  The man then fled the campus on foot and went to an office building at 821 ESE Loop 323 and assaulted a female by physical contact.  The suspect fled that office building and was taken into custody after fleeing police in and around Loop 323 and Donnybrook.
23-year-old Alvord Martin of Tyler was transported to Smith County Jail and charged with Criminal Mischief, Class C Assaults, Burglary of Vehicle, Evading and Resisting Arrest.