Robber points gun at motel clerk, flees empty-handed
MADISON, Wis. — Madison police are looking for a man they believe attempted to rob a motel on Madison’s far east side Saturday morning.
In a news release, police said officers received a call at 10:38 a.m. regarding a robbery at the Super 8 Motel at 4765 Hayes Road.
Police said the robber pointed a black handgun at the front desk clerk and demanded money. He left the motel empty-handed and fled on foot, police said.
Police describe the robber as a black man about 6 feet tall, who was last seen wearing a gray hoodie and blue wind pants.
Anyone with information about the incident should contact Madison police.
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