APD seeks armed robbery suspect

Suspect vehicle image from surveillance cameras. Image provided by APD.

Amarillo Police Department is currently searching for the suspect involved in an armed robbery Thursday night.

According to APD, officers responded to the Comfort Suites on Western Plaza Drive at approximately 7:12 p.m. An employee spoke with police and told them a man had entered the lobby and approached the counter. The man then pointed a handgun at the clerk and demanded money from the register. The clerk gave the man the money and the man left the hotel lobby.

APD said the man was last seen getting into the passenger side of silver four-door sedan. The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s. He is believed to be six-foot-tall with blonde facial hair and a thin build. He was wearing a black wind jacket with striped sleeves.

If you have any information about this incident contact Amarillo Crime Stoppers at 374-4400 or online at