Yet another in a rising trend of armed robberies has been reported in Lubbock.

Thursday, October 29, around 8 p.m. an armed suspect robbed the front desk of the Motel 6 on 66th Street at I-27.

The suspect, described by Lubbock police as a black man wearing a black, zip-up hoodie, and a black and white bandana covering his face, threatened a clerk with a handgun, stole cash and fled before officers arrived.

If you have any information on this crime or any of the recent armed robberies in Lubbock, please contact the Lubbock Crime Line at 741-1000.