Police investigating hotel armed robbery

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Police are investigating after an armed robbery early Saturday morning.

A police car is parked near the entrance of Best Western at The Village of Coventry while officers investigate an armed robbery.
A police car is parked near the entrance of Best Western at The Village of Coventry while officers investigate an armed robbery.

Police were called to Best Western at The Village of Coventry around 1 a.m. Saturday.

According to police, 2 suspects went into the hotel lobby, grabbed some cash and ran off.

A search around the property came up empty.

Officers planned to look at surveillance video to get a description of the suspects and to see where they ran to.

There has been an uptick in armed robberies in the Summit City over the past week, including two pizza place robberies happening within 24 hours.