An arrest has been made in the attempted robbery of an East Texas woman outside of a Tyler Wal Mart.

Tyler Investigators received numerous tips, after observing the suspect on the news who was involved in the Robbery of a female in the parking lot of Wal-Mart located at 64 West.

The suspect was identified as 53-year-old Gerald Lee McMorris of Tyler.  Investigators secured an arrest warrant for McMorris for Robbery, 2nd degree felony, bond $750,000.

McMorris surrendered to Tyler Police around 12:30 p.m. today, Thursday, October 10, 2013 at the police station.