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$2,000 Reward from Secret Witness

By Paul Matta, pmatta@krcrtv.com
Published On: Oct 16 2013 02:07:39 AM CDT

Shasta County Sheriff's Office

REDDING, Calif. -

Shasta CountyThere's a reward for information on a man who allegedly robbed an elderly couple in their hotel room. The robbery occurred on September 30th at the Comfort Inn in Redding.

According to police, the suspect knocked on the hotel room door and claimed to be a hotel employee. He said he needed to get inside and get something from the room.

After the 81-year-old victim opened the door, the suspect then forced his way into it. He then allegedly dug into the victim's pocket to steal a wallet.

The suspect is described as a black man, about 30 years old, 5' 9" and 160- pounds.
He has very short hair and was wearing dark clothing.

There's a $2,000 reward being offered by Secret Witness for any information leading to the suspect being arrested.

Call secret witness at (530) 243-2319 or Redding Police if you know anything.