Man robbed at gunpoint at Lexington motel

A guest at the Days Inn motel on North Broadway was robbed at gunpoint by three men early Friday, according to Lexington police.

The robbery occurred just after 12:30 a.m., when a man heard a knock on his hotel room door, police said.

When he opened it, a woman and two men, all wearing masks and one armed with a handgun, forced their way inside and demanded money, according to police. The victim handed over his wallet and phone to the them, and he was not harmed, police said.

Police told LEX 18 that the three took off in a blue 1990s model Ford Taurus.

Mike Stunson: 859-231-1324, @mike_stunson