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Ocean City Police Searching for Person Of Interest in Hotel Robbery

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OCEAN CITY, Md. – The Ocean City Police Department needs the public’s help in identifying the suspect of an early-morning armed robbery at Tidelands Caribbean Hotel.

According to police, at approximately 5 a.m., officers responded to the Hotel located at 409 Atlantic Ave. for a reported armed robbery. The victim, who is an employee of the hotel, told police a man entered the lobby and demanded money, while implying that he was carrying a firearm. The suspect fled the scene with an unspecified amount of cash, police said.

Detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying the person of interest in this case. The suspect is seen in a surveillance photo and is described as an African-American male last seen wearing a baseball cap and a light-colored sweatshirt or jacket.

Anyone with information about the suspect or the incident is urged to contact the Ocean City Police Department at 410-723-6600. Callers may remain anonymous.

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