CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- In the early morning hours of Tuesday, January 14, an armed man robbed a Charlotte hotel.Now, police are hoping the public can help identify the suspect.

About 1:45 Tuesday morning, a black male approximately 25-years-old, walked in to the Microtel Inn in the 130 block of East McCullough Drive, pointed a handgun at the front desk clerk and demanded cash.

The suspect fled the scene on foot, police say, with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect is described as standing about 6-feet-tall with an average build and shoulder-length dreadlocks; he was last seen wearing a blue hoodie and black pants.

If you have any information on this crime, please call Crime Stoppers at (704) 334-1600.

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