Armed suspect robs McDonough Holiday Inn Express

MCDONOUGH, Ga. -- McDonough Police are working to identify the suspect who robbed a local hotel.

It happened Aug. 17 at around 12:30 a.m. at the McDonough Holiday Inn Express.

Surveillance video taken inside the hotel showed the suspect arriving and speaking with the clerk. After exchanging a few words, the suspect displayed a small handgun and demanded money from the register. He received cash, then ran from the hotel.

The suspect is described as a black man in his mid 20's, about 6 feet tall and 180 pounds. He was wearing shorts, a black Adidas T-shirt and a black Atlanta Braves baseball cap. The hat was later recovered in a wood line near the Holiday Inn.

Anyone with information in this robbery is asked to call McDonough Police at 678-782-6322.