Police need help finding South Austin hotel robbery suspect

Police need help finding suspect who robbed Park West Inn Hotel in South Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police are asking for the community’s help to find an armed suspect who robbed a hotel in South Austin on Oct. 1.

The man entered the Park West Inn Hotel around 7:15 a.m. He asked the clerk how much a room would cost.

Police need help finding suspect who robbed Park West Inn Hotel in South Austin (Austin police)
Police need help finding suspect who robbed Park West Inn Hotel in South Austin (Austin police)

According to police, the suspect then pulled out a weapon and demanded money. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash. No one was injured in the aggravated robbery.

Investigators described the suspect as a black man in his 20s, estimated to be between 5’6″ and 5’9″ with a medium build and a short fade haircut.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Robbery Tip Line at 512-974-5092 or Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or text “Tip 103” + your message to CRIMES.

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