Armed robbery at Quality Inn and Suites


Mattoon IL – Police are investigating an armed robbery.

It happened around 4:20 Tuesday morning at the Quality Inn and Suites on Paradise Road. A motel employee told police a man robbed her at gunpoint then fled with money.

The suspect is described as a white man in his teens or early 20s, about five feet eight inches, and weighing between 100 and 110 pounds. He was wearing dark clothing and had his face covered.

If you have information about this crime please contact the Mattoon Police or Coles County Crimestoppers.

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