Scottsdale hotel clerk robbed by male suspect still on the loose

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SCOTTSDALE - Scottsdale police are looking for a robbery suspect who held up a clerk at a Hyatt hotel early Tuesday morning.

Around 12:45 a.m. a desk clerk at the Hyatt Place Hotel on 3rd Avenue near 73rd Street called in a report that a robbery had occurred.

The clerk said a male suspect of unknown race, wearing a wig and black gloves approached the clerk and demanded money.

The suspect took money from the register and then cut the phone lines at the front desk with scissors.

The suspect fled in an unknown direction. The victim was uninjured.

The search continues for the suspect who is described at 5'7'', 130 pounds, black wig, wearing black long sleeved shirt, black gloves and a black bandanna.