MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach police officers responded to the Lancer Motel on North Kings Highway early Monday morning for a report of an armed robbery, according to Myrtle Beach Police Department Capt. Joey Crosby.
A black male reportedly banged on the front door of the hotel and told the desk clerk he needed help. When the desk clerk opened the door, the suspect pulled out a handgun, demanding money.
The motel staff complied, and the suspect fled the scene.
The Myrtle Beach Police Department is still searching for the suspect. He was last seen wearing a hoodie and black pants.
Anyone with information is asked to call 843-918-1382.