Strong armed robbery at Super 8

IRON MOUNTAIN – A strong armed robbery was reported at the Super 8 Motel in Iron Mountain Monday night.

The Iron Mountain Police Department responded to the Super 8 Motel at approximately 7:50 p.m.

An employee of the motel had just exited the building carrying a soft case containing an undetermined amount of cash/checks.

Police Chief Peter Flaminio said the employee was knocked to the ground by a male assailant who then took the soft case and ran westbound from the motel.

The male subject is described as approximately 6 foot 4 inches tall, medium build, and was wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt.

Iron Mountain Police were assisted on scene by the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office, Michigan State Police and Kingsford Public Safety Department.

Anyone who may have information on this incident is requested to contact the Iron Mountain Police Department at (906) 774-1234.