Press Release #051215(05)-Police Investigate Robbery at Local Motel

May 12, 2015   08:56 AM

At approximately 12:43 am on May 11, 2015, Police responded to 1601 S Bryant at the Best Value Inn for a Robbery.  When Police arrived, the suspect had already left the scene.

 

Officers made contact with the clerk working the front desk.  The clerk stated a Hispanic male with a shaved head and wearing a dark colored polo shirt stated he wanted to get a room.  While the clerk was busy the male suspect exhibited a handgun and demanded money from the cash register.  The male suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash and got into a dark colored passenger car.

 

It is unknown at this time if this robbery is related to the robbery that occurred on May 8, 2015 at the Allsup's located at 514 N Main.

 

If you have any information about this incident or the suspect, please call Detective James Hernandez at 325-659-8015.  To remain anonymous, send a web tip to http://bit.ly/SAPDTips247 or call the 24 hour Tip Hotline at 1-855-TIPS-247.  You can also text your tips, text TIP SAPD followed by your message, to 888777.