Armed robber pistol-whips Colorado Springs employees in two back-to-back stick ups – Colorado Springs Gazette
An man armed with a handgun pistol-whipped several employees when he held up two Colorado Springs businesses Saturday morning, police said.
According to police, about 1:40 a.m., the armed robber entered the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel at 2570 Tenderfoot Hill Street where he held up an employee at gunpoint. He then pistol-whipped the employee in the head and fled with an undisclosed amount of money.
Just 40 minutes later, police reported that the same man entered the Holiday Inn Express & Suites at 105 N. Spruce Street, where he held up two employees at gunpoint. Police said the man once again demanded money and pistol-whipped both employees in the head.
No arrests have been announced.