Anne Arundel police seek suspect in Red Roof Inn robbery

HANOVER, Md. - Anne Arundel County police have released surveillance video and pictures of the person suspected of robbing a Hanover hotel earlier this month.

Police said at 9:16 p.m. on April 5 officers responded to the Red Roof Inn located at 7306 Parkway Drive S. for a reported commercial armed robbery.

The clerk told investigators the suspect entered the office and asked about a room. After the clerk told the man the price, the suspect said that the rates were too high and displayed a dark colored revolver, pointed it at the clerk, and demanded money from the cash drawer.

The clerk complied and the suspect then tried to get more money from another cash drawer. When he realized it was empty, he ran off and traveled along Parkway Drive.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to the Western District Detectives at 410-222-6155 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text “MCS plus your message” to CRIMES (274637).