Search begins for suspect in Los Lunas hotel robbery

Crime

LOS LUNAS, N.M. (KRQE) – The Los Lunas Police Department is searching for the suspect in a hotel robbery that took place on Friday, April 17, 2021. Police report the robbery of the Quality Inn located on Main Street happened around 8:46 p.m.

Authorities describe the suspect as being a short, heavy-set, Hispanic male who wore a dark-colored long sleeve shirt under a lighter-colored t-shirt and dark-colored pants. LLPD states the suspect entered the Quality Inn and displayed a handgun and demanded money from the employee.

The suspect left the scene with an undisclosed amount of money in a newer model white, four-door Kia. Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to contact the Los Lunas Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 505-839-5646.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted through the Los Lunas Police Department’s STOP IT smartphone app using the access code “loslunaspd”.

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