Police: Teen robs Holiday Inn at gunpoint

No one injured when teen fires weapon inside St. Augustine hotel, police say


ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – A teenager held a clerk at gunpoint early Sunday morning at the Holiday Inn on North Ponce de Leon Boulevard, according to the St. Augustine Police Department.

Police said the robber was described as a light skinned black male in his mid to late teens. He was wearing a red bandana over his face and dark clothing.

Police said the teen used a silver framed handgun, which he fired inside the building. No one was injured.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Detective J. Trotzke at the St. Augustine Police Department at 904-209-3486. To remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward, contact Crime Stoppers of Northeast Florida at 1-888-277-TIPS.