2 robbed at gunpoint outside east side hotel

Robbers fled on foot, police say
2 robbed at gunpoint outside east side hotel

Two people were robbed outside a hotel on Madison’s far east side Saturday night, Madison police said.

The two people were staying at the Comfort Inn and Suites on East Washington Avenue, according to a release.

They went outside to smoke just before 10 p.m. and were confronted by two people, police said. The two people displayed handguns and searched the victims.

The robbers fled on foot, according to a release.

Police did not provide a description of the robbers.