Petaluma police are investigating the armed robbery of a woman at a hotel in the city Saturday night. The robbery occurred at about 9:50 p.m. at the Quality Inn hotel at 5100 Montero Way. The woman reported she was trying to enter the main hallway to her motel room when a male suspect dressed in all dark clothing grabbed her from behind, pointed a knife at her and demanded money, police said. The victim gave an undisclosed amount of cash to the suspect, who then fled in a light-colored, mid-1980s four-door Toyota Camry hatchback with damage to the right front fender, according to police. The suspect is described as a white male, clean shaven with a thin build, standing at about 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing about 160 to 170 pounds. He wore earrings and possibly a nose ring. Please call the Fugitive Watch hot line at 1-800-9-CAUGHT (1-800-922-8448) or text us at 408-355-0999 if you know the name of this robber or have any information that can help solve these crimes.
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