Springfield police investigate theft at Holiday Inn Express

Springfield police investigate theft at Holiday Inn Express
(Breaking News Staff)

Springfield police are investigating after a man stole a money box from behind the front desk of the Holiday Inn Express on Raydo Circle, according to a police report.

Officers responded to the business around 5:20 a.m. Friday after an employee reported the theft.

According to the report, the employee said a man pulled up in a gray Ford Taurus and exited the vehicle with a hoodie on tied tightly around his face.

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The man entered the front entrance of the hotel and jumped the front counter. After grabbing the money box, the thief fled the business.

Police are working to get a copy of any surveillance video from the incident.