SPD releases video of hotel armed robbery - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

SPD releases video of hotel armed robbery


Shreveport Police have released surveillance video of Monday's armed robbery of a West Shreveport hotel, hoping that the public can help authorities identify and catch the robber.

The video is of the robbery that occurred at about 1:45 p.m. in the 4900 block of West Monkhouse Drive at the Days Inn hotel.

A witness at the scene told authorities that a man wearing a camouflage jacket and a red baseball cap entered the hotel and pointed a handgun at the clerk. The took an undisclosed amount of money and left.

Witnesses also told police that they saw what appeared to be a maroon-colored, four-door Lincoln, possibly a Town Car, leaving the hotel parking lot moments after the robber left the lobby.

Anyone with information about this robbery should call Shreveport Police Detectives at 673-6955 or Crime Stoppers at 673-7373.

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