Police said that they are searching for an individual who is wanted in connection with a robbery that took place on Dec. 24 in Flushing.
Around 5:40 p.m., an unidentified man entered the Flushing Motel, located at 34-50 Linden Pl., and approached the front desk, where he asked the 21-year-old male clerk if there were any available rooms. The suspect then exited and returned with a suitcase, which he asked the clerk to store in the back.
The individual then simulated a gun and demanded cash. The clerk complied with his demands and the suspect fled the scene with approximately $580. No injuries were reported in the incident.
The suspect is described as a black man who was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded jacket, black hat, scarf covering his face and light colored pants. He was last seen carrying a suitcase.