Hotel guest robbed by man with shotgun

ALBANY, Ga. — A guest at Motel 6 on Thornton Drive was robbed Wednesday by a shotgun-wielding stranger, police officials say.

The victim, Mitchell McCain, told police he was walking up the stairs to his hotel room when approached by an unknown man who threatened him with a shotgun and demanded his wallet.

McCain said that when he gave up his wallet, the suspect took the cash and threw the wallet back at him.

According to an Albany Police Department spokesperson, the suspect is described as a black male, tall and thin, between 40 and 50 years of age. The investigation will remain active pending further investigation.