Hotel clerk held up at gunpoint


An armed man held up a hotel clerk in northern Athens on Thursday morning, state-run news agency ANA-MPA reported.

According to police, the suspect barged into a hotel located on the Athens-Lamia highway at the suburb of Erithrea at 2 a.m. on Thursday and threatened the receptionist with a gun.

He took an unspecified amount of cash from the reception desk and fled.

Police has launched an investigation to find the suspect.