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Armed robbery reported at Hanover Township hotel

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 by The Press in Police Log

STATE POLICE

Pennsylvania State Police, Bethlehem, is investigating an armed robbery that took place Jan. 15 at Days Inn, 3400 Airport Road, Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

According to the report, troopers responded to a 4 a.m. call that a man walked into the hotel, approached the front desk, displayed a handgun and demanded money from the cash register.

Police said the desk personnel opened the cash drawer and gave the man the money inside.

The man then fled the scene, according to the report.

Police said the man was wearing a silver-colored sweatshirt, gray pants, gloves and a black mask that covered his face.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Trooper Robert Griffin at 610-861-2026.