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Police looking for suspect of motel robbery

Published On: Aug 06 2014 08:10:53 AM CDT   Updated On: Jun 25 2014 08:45:21 PM CDT
CHICO, Calif. -

Police are looking for the suspect of an armed robbery at a Motel 6 in Chico.

It happened Tuesday night around 10:15 at the motel on the 600 block of Manzanita Ct.

Officials say a man broke into the room with a gun and forced the four occupants onto the ground. He then took several items from the room belonging to the people and left.

Witnesses describe him as a light-skinned African-American in his early 20's. He was about 5'9" tall and weighed around 200 pounds. The suspect was wearing a white shirt, light colored shorts, and a dark hat at the time of the robbery.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Anyone with information should contact the Chico Police Department.