Police: Man robbed Courtyard Marriott in Lake George | Crime and courts
LAKE GEORGE – A Hudson Falls man has been arrested after police say he robbed the Courtyard Marriott in Lake George.
Kirby Lopez, 46, has been charged with the felonies of third degree theft and one count of attempted third degree theft.
The Warren County Sheriff’s Office received a report at around 9:47 p.m. on Wednesday from a man who entered the hotel on Canada Street and demanded money from the front desk clerk.
There have been no reports of the display of a weapon. The suspect took a small amount of money and fled the area, according to a press release. No one was hurt.
Just before 11 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office received another report of an attempted theft at the Baymont Inn and Suites on Abbey Lane in Queensbury. A man entered the hotel and demanded money from the front desk clerk.
The employee refused to hand over any money and the suspect fled the area. There were no weapons on display and no injuries, police said.
Police reviewed surveillance video, interviewed witnesses and surveyed the area where the two crimes were committed. Lopez has been identified as the suspect.
Lopez was arraigned at the Warren County Central Arraignment Court on Friday and released on probation watch. He is due to return to Lake George Town Court and Queensbury Town Court at a later date.