Blake Irving Thomas surrendered to authorities at Smith County Jail on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 1:40 p.m.
Thomas has been charged with two counts of Aggravated Robbery that occurred at Cambridge Apartments on September 24, 2012. His total bond was set at $600,000.
On September 24, 2012, just after 10 o'clock, Tyler Police were called to the Cambridge Apartments on Old Omen Road in reference to a report of an Aggravated Robbery of an individual inside an apartment.
Officers went to apartment 412 and talked to two male victims who stated they were robbed at gun point by a person they had met on the basketball court at TJC. The victims told police that the suspect had entered their apartment after being let in and pulled out a handgun demanding their cash. The suspect took the cash and fled the area.
The suspect was identified as Blake Irving Thomas.