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Monroe Police investigate attempted robbery at Clarion Inn

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - MonroePolice are investigating an attempted robbery that occurred over the weekend in a hotel parking lot.

Sunday, police were called to the Clarion Inn on Martin Luther King Drive in Monroe. A male victim told police he was walking in the parking lot of the hotel when hewas approached by two unknown subjects. The two black males allegedly attempted to takean I-Pad from the victim. He resisted the suspects, and during the struggle one of the suspects reportedly produced an item believed tobe a weapon from his waistband. The victim was able to escape thescene with his property and with no injuries.

The suspects aredescribed as two black male subjects, one wearing a gray hoodie. Thevictim was unable to provide a description of the second suspect whowas believed to be armed.

If you have any information, call Monroe Police (318)392-2600, or Crime Stoppers (318)388-CASH.

 

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