Correction: The original story published stated that the theft was at Courtyard Marriott in the headline. The theft occurred at Staybridge Suites Motel.
Columbia police officers were called to a robbery that had already taken place at Staybridge Suites Motel at 805 Keene Street.
According to reports, a man entered the motel armed with a gun. The suspect stole an undisclosed amount of money and property from the clerk.
The suspect fled the scene before officers got to the motel.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’9″ to 5’10” with a skinny build.
If anyone has any information about this robbery, please contact the Columbia Police Department at 573-874-7652 or Crimestoppers at 573-875-TIPS to remain anonymous.