Police: Suspect robs hotel customer after cash drawer won't open

FOREST PARK, OH (FOX19) - Forest Park Police Department needs help in identifying a suspect in an aggravated robbery at the Days Inn in Forest Park.

The aggravated robbery happened May 22, 2011 just before 8 a.m.

Surveillance video shows a black male, approximately 6' tall, wearing a mask and armed with a handgun, demanding money from the clerk.

The clerk was unable to open the cash drawer, so police say the suspect took the clerk to the back room. Then, the suspect robbed a customer in the lobby before running off.

If you have any information about this crime, you are urged to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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