Robbery at Duluth Motel

Posted at: 11/29/2012 1:03 PM
Updated at: 11/29/2012 10:49 PM

Duluth Police are looking for a robber who put a motel employee in a bathroom before leaving.

The robbery happened at the Best Western Motel, 131 West 2nd Street, just after 9 p.m. Wednesday.  Police say the robber entered the lobby, showed a handgun, and demanded money from a female employee.

Police say the robber brought the employee to a bathroom and put a chair on the door.  He was last seen leaving the motel parking lot on foot with a second male.

The robber is described as a white man in his 20s, 5'8" with a thin build.  Police ask anyone with information to call 911.