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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — Officers are searching for a man accused of robing an apartment resident at gunpoint in west Houston, deputies said.

Investigators said the victim was entering his home around 11 p.m. an apartment complex in the 15200 block of Grey Ridge Drive, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office said. The man demand the resident wallet, and fearing being shot, the resident complied with his demands, officers said. He then ran away in an unknown direction.

This all happened Oct. 6.

The robbery was caught on surveillance video.

Deputies said they’re looking for a black man with a dark beard and mustache. He believe to be 30 to 45 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing around 190 pounds. He was wearing dark clothing at the time of the crime, officers said.

If caught, the man will face aggravated robbery charges.

Anyone with information related to the robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-8477.  The agency is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for tips leading to an arrest.