Brentwood police investigate overnight robbery, burglary at 3 hotels

Courtesy: Brentwood Police Department
Courtesy: Brentwood Police Department

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. (WKRN) — Brentwood police are investigating a hotel robbery, burglary and attempted robbery that appear to be connected.

Brentwood Police responded to a reported armed robbery at 3:05 a.m. at the Hilton Suites Hotel located at 9000 Overlook Boulevard.

Officers determined that a man wearing a mask entered the lobby and robbed the front desk clerk at gunpoint.

An undetermined amount of money was taken in the robbery.

While officers were on the scene at the Hilton, a second call was received from the Hilton Garden Inn at 217 Centerview Drive.

In that burglary, a clerk reported that he was away from the front desk and when he returned he discovered that the cash drawer had been forced open and money had been stolen.

Officers say video from the hotel helped them determine that the suspect matched the description from the Hilton Suites robbery.

At 3:35 am officers responded to an attempted robbery at the Candlewood Suites Hotel at 5129 Virginia Way.

The clerk at Candlewood reported that a suspect armed with a handgun entered the hotel lobby.

The suspect, who matched the description from the other incidents, fled the hotel when he was unable gain access to the clerk or the cash drawer.

Brentwood police are searching for a male suspect described as 5 feet 10 inches, 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing glasses, a green jacket, dark pants and gloves.

The suspect was armed with a black handgun and wore a yellow mask over his face. His vehicle is believed to be an older model dark colored Jeep Cherokee driven by a second unknown suspect. .

Anyone with information on these incidents is asked to call Brentwood Police at 615-371-0160 or email tips to bpdtips@brentwoodtn.gov.