Marion Hampton Inn Robbed Early Monday Morning

A Marion Hotel was robbed early today and police are now searching for the suspect.

Police say a black male in his early to mid-20’s walked into the Hampton Inn on North Baldwin Avenue in Marion wearing a bandana over his face and demanded money just before 1 a-m Monday.  The clerk opened the cash register and the robber grabbed an undetermined amount of cash and fled on foot.

The clerk was not injured and said the robber never displayed a weapon.

Police are now looking for the bandit.