Lexington hotel robbery suspect still on the loose

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Police need your help tracking down a man, they say, robbed a Lexington hotel overnight.

Police tell us the robbery happened around 11:30 p.m. on Friday at the Red Roof Inn on Haggard Court, off of North Broadway in Lexington.

We're told a masked man came into the hotel, threatened the desk clerk with a handgun, demanded cash, and then took off.

Witnesses say the man may have left in a black SUV.

Police describe the man as wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, a white mask that looks like a pillow case and black gloves.

They are asking anyone with information to give them a call.

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