Colonie motel guest robbed at gunpoint

Posted at: 01/17/2014 8:41 AM
Updated at: 01/17/2014 12:37 PM
By: WNYT Staff

COLONIE – Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Super 8 Motel on Central Avenue.

The victim tells police she answered the door for two men at 1:30 a.m. Friday. She had advertised as an escort online and thought a customer was at the door.

She says instead the two men demanded money and one of them displayed what appeared to be a silver handgun.

Police have released a description of both suspects:

Anyone with information is asked to call Colonie Police at 518-783-2744.