Police arrest Armed Robbery suspect

Police arrest Armed Robbery suspect

DATE/TIME: Monday November 6, 2017, at approximately 5:49 PM
LOCATION: 310 E. Foothill Blvd., “American Inn” motel

CRIME: Armed Robbery

VICTIM: Confidential 

SUSPECT: Raymond Coleman, 24 years old, a Pomona resident

UNIT: Patrol Division 

INCIDENT NUMBER: 17-131725 

NARRATIVE: On Monday November 6, 2017, at approximately 5:49 PM the Pomona Police department received a 911 call for service of an armed robbery that just occurred. The victim was able to safely drive away from the motel and call Police. Officers’ made contact with the victim, the victim indicated he was robbed at gun point in the parking lot of the American Inn motel.

The suspect made contact with the victim in the parking lot of the motel, suddenly produced a firearm. The victim was escorted by the suspect to his motel room where he was ordered onto the floor at gun point. The suspect began taking property from the victim’s person and personal property within the room.

The suspect’s description was provided to responding Officers. Officers’ conducted an area check at the motel, located the suspect hiding in-between parked cars. The suspect was detained and identified by the victim. The victim’s property was located in the suspect’s possession. A replica firearm was also located by arresting Officers.

The suspect was arrested and taken to the Pomona Police station. Coleman was booked for Armed Robbery and Kidnapping.

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