Search for armed gunman in hotel robbery in Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Grand Rapids Police are searching for an armed robber who held up a hotel.

It happened early Friday, August 29th around 3:30am at the Knights Inn on Plainfield Avenue NE.

Police tell us the male suspect approached the counter with a hand gun, then took off with a small amount of cash.

A K9 unit was called in to track the suspect but he got away.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call Police.