Early morning motel robbery

Early morning motel robbery

Amarillo, TX - Amarillo police are searching for the suspect behind an armed robbery at an area motel early Tuesday morning.

The clerk at the America's Best Value Inn says the suspect came into the lobby just after 3:00 Tuesday morning and said he was waiting for someone.

When the clerk went into the office, the male followed him, put a gun to his neck, and tied him up.

The suspect then took an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as a thin, black male with short hair, and sideburns.

He was wearing a black, flat billed ball cap and a green or gold hoodie.

If you have any information, call Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400.