Charges Filed on Super 8 Motel Robbery Suspect
MOBERLY - Moberly Police issued a warrant for the suspect of Wednesday's Super 8 Motel robbery.
According to an updated media release by the Moberly Police Department, officials issued the warrant for Amanda Ronette McWhorter, 33, of Moberly. McWhorter's bond is set at $100,000 for first-degree robbery.
The suspect is currently in custody at the Justice Center.
Moberly Police were dispatched to the Super 8 Motel, located at 300 US 24 E, in response to a robbery Wednesday morning.
A female entered the motel with a hand in her purse, telling staff she had a weapon and demanding the money in the cash register. The woman was detained by a male customer who walked in on the robbery. He held her to the ground until the police arrived on the scene.