Salisbury: Armed Robbery Saturday Night at Comfort Suites on 1040 E. Innes Street. Trio in a White Car Head South with a $78 Take

Posted on March 26, 2018

RFP Staff

♦ Salisbury Police sources report that the Comfort Suites at 1040 E. Innes Street was the victim of a “robbery-firearm” on Saturday night when 3 Black men dressed entirely in black with black hoodie sweatshirts, entered the lobby from the front door. One jumped over reception desk, drawing a black semi-automatic handgun on the desk clerk James Rogers, Jr. and demanded money. The clerk complied giving the robber $78.79 in cash before the trio left the building and fled in a white sedan toward I-85. The crime was reported to 911 dispatch at 8:35 a.m. No injuries reported.

Manifest of stolen property from the Comfort Suites at 1040 E. Innes from the Salisbury Police Incident Report:

The Comfort Suites robbers all dressed in black, fitting the same description and driving in a white sedan, robbed a Thomasville, N.C. Comfort Suites with a handgun early Friday morning before 2 a.m. One of the robbers wore Pittsburg Steelers jacket.

Security Camera Stills of Suspects and Suspects White Car:

With April coming in a few days the I-85 Crime Tourism season arrives.

This case remains under investigation.

Comfort Suites, 1040 E. Innes Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location Comfort Suites, 1040 E. Innes Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Citizens having any knowledge about this crime are urged to call the Salisbury Police at 704-638-5333. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

**This article will be updated as more information arrives.**

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