SAN BRUNO - A hotel in San Bruno was robbed at gunpoint on Monday night, police said.
Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Gateway Inn and Suites in the 500 block of El Camino Real just before 9 p.m., according to San Bruno police.
A white man in his late 20s walked into the hotel lobby and demanded cash from a front desk clerk, police said.
The suspect was armed with a handgun and took an undisclosed amount of money from the cash drawer, police said.
The robber was last seen walking east on Sylvan Avenue and responding officers were unable to find him.
He was described as standing around 6 feet tall with red hair and a beard and weighs about 190 pounds, police said. He was wearing eyeglasses, a black baseball hat, a black jacket and red-and-green-colored pants.
Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call San Bruno police at (650) 616-7100 or to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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