Tinley Park police hunt for armed robber
July 11, 2012 2:04PM
A police officer readies a weapon while helping investigate an armed robbery at the Hampton Inn, 18501 N. Creek Drive, in Tinley Park Wednesday July 11, 2012. | Brett Roseman~Sun-Times Media
Updated: August 13, 2012 1:56PM
Tinley Park and Illinois State Police were searching Wednesday for a man who robbed the Hampton Inn hotel at gunpoint about 1:40 p.m.
According to police radio reports, a man wearing a black hoodie with a white plastic mask over his face stole $200 from the hotel at 18501 North Creek Drive.
The man was carrying a chrome rifle and was last seen fleeing south of the hotel, according to the radio reports.
Tinley Park police said they had no further information as of 11 a.m. Thursday.