Police: Man pulls gun, robs motel

Posted at 10:29 AM, Jul 06, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-06 10:46:12-04

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – Authorities in Chesterfield are looking for a man who robbed a motel Thursday in Chesterfield.

Chesterfield police said it happened around 10:50 p.m. at the Econo Lodge in the 2300 block of Indian Hill Road.

Police said the man walked into the hotel, pulled out a gun and demanded money from the cash register. The suspect ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No one was injured.

The suspect is described as a black male, about 20-25 years old, 6 feet tall, and weighing about 230 pounds. He was wearing dark pants, a black, long-sleeved T-shirt, a black, baseball-style cap and a white handkerchief covering his face. 

Police think the suspect may be driving a dark-colored, four-door vehicle with a rear spoiler.

If you have information that could help police, call the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.