Amarillo motel robbed at gunpoint


arly Monday morning at approximately 2:25 a.m. Amarillo Police Department officers responded to an armed robbery in the 6000 block of Amarillo Boulevard at the Economy Inn Motel.

According to police, the manager of the motel was working at the time of the robbery. The manager told police that two men entered the lobby and rang the bell. When the manager walked to the front, one of the men pointed what appeared to be a pistol at him and told him to hand over cash. An undisclosed amount of money was taken and the men left the motel.

The suspects are described black males. One man was about 5'8", he was wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and pants. The second suspect was about 6'1", wearing dark pants and dark shirt. No description of the gun is available.

There were no injuries reported.

APD is still investigating the case.