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East Texas couple wanted accused of coin machine burglaries

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Michael Robert Ward Michael Robert Ward
Tracy Lynn Mallewick Tracy Lynn Mallewick
TYLER, Texas -

East Texas authorities are investigating numerous reports of burglary of coin-operated machines in hotels in their jurisdictions.

The suspects have been identified as Michael Robert Ward and Tracy Lynn Mallewick. The couple drives a 2002 maroon Mercury 2-door Cougar with Texas license number BM2M786. Recent security video indicates that Michael Ward has a shaved head.

Several warrants have been issued for their arrest in connection to these burglaries. Tyler Police believe the couple struck again Sunday night at the Holiday Inn Express on West Gentry. The last known location of the suspects was in the Canton, Texas area.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of these two suspects is urged to call the Tyler Police Department at 903-531-1000 or Crimestoppers at 903-597-CUFF. Crimestoppers will pay up to $500 for information that leads to the arrest and charges filed against the suspects in this case or any felony case.

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