Beach Police looking for Magnuson Hotel robbery suspects

Posted at 12:00 PM, Jun 19, 2014
and last updated 2014-06-19 12:43:54-04

Virginia Beach Police are looking for two suspects who robbed the Magnuson Hotel at 5708 Northampton Boulevard early Thursday morning.

Police say two black males entered the lobby wearing masks around 12:15 a.m. One of the men displayed a gun at the desk clerk and demanded money.

After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspects started to leave. As they were leaving, one of the men turned around and fired one shot in the direction of the desk clerk.

The suspects are described as follows:

  1. B/M, mid 20’s, 5’8”- 6’, 180-200 lbs, dark clothing, hooded sweatshirt, white cloth covering nose/mouth, armed with black semi-auto.
  1. B/M, unknown age, 5’6”-5’8”, 150-170 lbs, dark clothing, white cloth covering nose/mouth.

Both are to be considered ARMED and DANGEROUS.

Anyone with information about this or any other crime, please call the Virginia Beach Crime Solvers Office at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.