Pharr hotel robbed at gunpoint

Authorities are asking for the public TMs help in finding a man who robbed a Pharr hotel at gunpoint.

It all happened at the Red Roof Inn at 4401 N. Cage Blvd. around 7:20 p.m. Thursday.

Pharr police told Action 4 News the suspected entered the hotel lobby, showed the clerk a handgun and demanded cash.

The suspect fled the scene in a black Chevrolet Camaro where the first three numbers on the license plates were 449.

The suspect is described at a Hispanic male who was last seen wearing a black pullover hoodie and black pants.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Pharr Crime Stoppers at (956) 787-8477 or 800-648-8477.