The Killeen Police Department has arrested a suspect in a motel robbery.
Officers responded to the La Quinta Inn located at 1112 S. Fort Hood Street on Wednesday after receiving a call from the desk clerk advising the motel had just been robbed.
Officers arrived and were told a man entered the lobby and demanded money from the desk clerk while displaying a weapon. The clerk complied and the suspect fled northbound on foot.
Officers located the suspect in the area of Hallmark Avenue and he was
taken into custody without incident. He is currently in the Killeen City Jail awaiting arraignment.
The suspect’s identity has not been released at this time.
Source: Killeen Police Department