Suspect sought in motel robbery


Staff Writer

IRON MOUNTAIN – Police continue to seek a suspect involved in a reported strong armed robbery at a motel in Iron Mountain.

Iron Mountain Police were called to the Super 8 Motel at approximately 7:50 p.m. Monday.

Police said a female employee of the motel had just exited the building carrying a soft case containing an undetermined amount of cash/checks. She was knocked to the ground by a male assailant who then took the soft case and ran westbound from the motel.

Police continue to seek the whereabouts of a male subject, described as approximately 6 foot 4 inches tall with medium build who was wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt.

Contact the Iron Mountain Police Department at (906) 774-1234 with any information on this incident.

Lisa M. Reed’s e-mail address is