Armed Suspect Robs 2 At Gunpoint In Motel Room

Posted at 7:14 AM, Feb 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-24 08:53:06-05

Police said they’re searching for an armed robber who broke into a North Nashville motel room and held two people at gunpoint.

The incident happened around 2 a.m. Friday in a room at the Rodeway Inn in the 300 block of West Trinity Lane.

Reports stated two guests were staying there when a man broke in and forced them to give up a wallet and cash.

According to police, the robber even made one of them strip down before taking off with their items.

Officials confirmed they were working to get surveillance video from a nearby convenience store.

Early Friday morning, police said they did not have a good description of the robber to release.

No injuries were reported in the incident. The investigation remained ongoing.