HAMPTON -- Hampton police have released surveillance photos of a man they say robbed a motel early Monday morning.

Police say a man entered the Super 8 Motel in the 1300 block of Thomas Street around 4:30 a.m., implied he had a gun and demanded money.

He took cash and fled from the business, police said.

The suspect is described as black man in his twenties, about 5 feet 7 inches tall, between 145 and 165 pounds, and was last seen wearing a dark coat, gray pants, dark hat with a yellow brim and dark shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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