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TEMPLE (September 11, 2013)--Temple police were investigating Wednesday morning after the owner of a local hotel was robbed at gunpoint.
Officers were sent just after 8:30 a.m. Wednesday to the Great Western Inn, at 400 SW H.K. Dodgen Loop, after the victim reported that three men robbed him and that at least one of them was armed with a handgun, Temple police Cpl. Christopher Wilcox said.
No one was injured.
The victim, who asked that his name be withheld, said the three men demanded money from the safe and escaped with $15,000 to $20,000.
All three of the robbers were wearing masks.
Two were between 5-foot-4 and 5-foot-8 and one was wearing a gold colored mask, police said.
No other descriptions were available.