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Suspects caught on camera, armed robbery at Lincoln Park Super 8 motel

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On Friday, January 17 at 11:30 a.m., the Lincoln Park Police Department responded to the call of a robbery taking place at the Super 8 Motel near the intersection of I-75 and Southfield Road.  

Two suspects entered the hotel through the front door. At least one of the men was armed with a gun. He hit the desk clerk in the mouth with the gun and fired the weapon just inches away from her head. The bullet struck a copy machine. The suspect demanded she open the safe. The second suspect grabbed the clerk's purse while she opened the safe.

Surveillance video shows that both suspects are black and about six feet tall. Both had an article of clothing covering their faces.

VIDEO: Click on the video player above to watch the surveillance footage in a report from Fox 2's Ron Savage

If you know anything about this crime call the Lincoln Park Police Department at (313) 381-1800.

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