Man on the run after armed robbery at Red Roof Inn in Columbia
COLUMBIA - Columbia police investigated an armed robbery at a hotel Tuesday night.
Bryana Larimer, a public information officer with the Columbia Police Department, said officers responded to the Red Roof Inn at 8:41 Tuesday night in reference to a robbery with a gun. The hotel is on East Texas Avenue, near Providence Road and I-70.
Larimer said a man entered the hotel lobby with a handgun and demanded money. The suspect then left with an undisclosed amount of money.
A K-9 officer responded to track the suspect, but police could not locate the man.
CPD said there were no injuries or property damage as a result of the robbery.