Armed robbery suspect sought
POSTED: Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Police are looking for a robbery suspect who allegedly held up three people in a hotel last night.
At about 11:30 p.m.9, a 30-year-old man and two 21-year-old women entered a hotel room at the Harbor Shores Hotel in Aiea. The suspect entered the room immediately after the door was closed.
The suspect wore a baseball cap and a red bandana covering his face, and wielded a handgun. Police said the suspect all three people to lie on the floor.
The suspect allegedly struck the man in the head with the gun, and handcuffed one of the women, demanding money. A 32-year-old man was in a bedroom, locked his door and called police.
The suspect, described to be in his 20s, escaped in a large dark vehicle before police arrived. He is wanted on suspicion of first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary and kidnapping.