Gunman robs woman at Bibb County motel

A woman was robbed at gunpoint Thursday afternoon while walking up the stairs at the Travelodge, 5000 Harrison Road, according to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

The woman was with her two children at 4:30 p.m. when a man with a black T-shirt covering his face brandished a black handgun and demanded money. She gave him her purse, and he ran across the street toward the Holiday Inn Express, according to a news release. No one was injured.

The gunman stands about 5 feet, 7 inches tall and was wearing black clothing. He weighs about 125 pounds, according to the release.

Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 746-9441 or Macon Regional CrimeStoppers at (877) 68-CRIME.