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.
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.