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Surveillance pics released of man who robbed South City hotel

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Police say this man robbed the Avyan Hotel in the 2600 block of Lafayette Avenue on October 13. Credit: SLMPD Police say this man robbed the Avyan Hotel in the 2600 block of Lafayette Avenue on October 13. Credit: SLMPD
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

St. Louis Metropolitan Police are looking for a man they say displayed a firearm during the robbery of a hotel clerk on October 13.

The robbery occurred at the Avyan Hotel in the 2600 block of Lafayette Avenue. 

Police said the suspect entered the hotel, displayed his firearm, and demanded money from the hotel clerk. The employee informed the suspect there was no money in the hotel's register. Instead, the female hotel employee gave the suspect cash from her own pocket. 

At this time, the total amount of money taken is not known. 

Police said the suspect fled the scene in an unknown direction. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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