Masked gunman robs Motel 6 in Pittsfield Township
Motel 6 in Pittsfield Township was robbed at gunpoint Sunday night by a masked man who may have left in a U-Haul truck, township police said.
At 10:50 p.m., the man entered the lobby of the motel at 3764 South State Street and pulled out a black revolver, demanding money from a 26-year-old female clerk, according to a police news release.
Police said the clerk handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and the man left the area.
He may have gotten into a U-Haul truck that was being driven by another person, the release said. Police said the truck was seen traveling south on South State Street. No one was injured in the robbery.
The man was described as black, 5 feet, 6 inches tall, 20 to 25 years of age, with a thin build. He was wearing a dark ski mask and a dark blue or black varsity-style jacket with white stripes around the sleeves, police said.
Anyone with information can call the police department's tip line at (734) 822-4958.