Authorities Search for Man Who Took His Time During Hotel Robbery

The man, who is seen on surveillance video, spent about 20 minutes in the lobby of the hotel before approaching the clerks at gunpoint, Broward Sheriff’s Office said.

By Maria Camila Bernal
|  Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013  |  Updated 1:15 PM EDT
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Authorities are searching for a man who took his time to steal money from a Broward hotel.The man, who is seen on surveillance video, spent about 20 minutes in the lobby of the hotel before approaching the clerks at gunpoint, Broward Sheriff’s Office said.

Authorities are searching for a man who took his time to steal money from a Broward hotel.The man, who is seen on surveillance video, spent about 20 minutes in the lobby of the hotel before approaching the clerks at gunpoint, Broward Sheriff’s Office said.

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Authorities are searching for a man who took his time to steal money from a Broward hotel.

The man, who is seen on surveillance video, spent about 20 minutes in the lobby of the hotel before approaching the clerks at gunpoint, Broward Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday.

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Authorities also have video of the man in the hotel on January 31, the day before the robbery. He talked to the front desk clerk at Oakland Park Hotel and left. But he returned on Feb. 1, and demanded two employees to give him the cash from the register, according to authorities.

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Meanwhile, two oblivious bystanders are seen in the surveillance video. The victims believe they have seen the man before, but he has not returned to the area since the robbery.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has information about this robbery should contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477
 

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