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Blackduck motel robbed New Year's Eve

This is a photo of the armed robbery suspect

On December 31, 2012, Monday, at 7:22 PM, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call reporting a robbery had just occurred at the Americinn Motel in Blackduck. The motel is located on Brandl Dr NW in the City of Blackduck approximately 25 miles north of Bemidji in Beltrami County.

A male subject, approximately 6' tall, possibly in his early 20's with a deep voice, wearing a light grey hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and a bright orange mask of some type covering his face entered the motel through the front lobby and demanded cash. The suspect kept his hands in his sweatshirt pockets while observing the clerk. After obtaining an undetermined amount of money he left immediately and was seen headed west on foot towards the American Legion.

Beltrami County Investigators were able to obtain footage from surveillance cameras today . Please see attached photo.

The Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in locating and identifying the subject. Please call 218-333-9111 with any information that may help to solve this case. The investigation continues.