Man robs Portsmouth hotel

Posted at 6:02 AM, Apr 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-17 14:37:37-04

Portsmouth, Virginia – Police say the Rodeway Inn located in the 1000 block of London Boulevard was robbed shortly before 1:00am Friday.

According to police, a man entered the hotel lobby, displayed a handgun and demanded money from the clerk.

The clerk gave the suspect money and the suspect fled on foot, police say.

The suspect is described as a black male wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and carrying a silver handgun.

No one was injured.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-Up.