Portsmouth hotel robbed at gunpoint

Posted at 9:35 AM, Oct 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-11 09:35:55-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - A Portsmouth hotel was robbed at gunpoint late Monday night, according to Portsmouth Police.

Police were called to the Riverwalk Inn & Suites at 333 Effingham Street at approximately 11:08 p.m.

According to detectives, two men with the faces covered and armed with handguns, entered the hotel and demanded money from the desk clerk.

The clerk complied with the demands and the men fled from the hotel.

No one was injured.

Anyone who can identify the men or has any information that may help police with their investigation is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.