Published: November 1, 2013
Colorado Springs police arrested 24-year-old Ian O'Neill Friday morning for allegedly robbing the Embassy Suites Hotel, 7290 Commerce Center Drive.
A hotel employee reportedly walked in on O'Neill while he was allegedly stealing items from an office at the hotel. The woman in the office tried to stop O'Neill and pulled off his shirt and glasses before he fled. He took some of the woman's items with him.
Police discovered O'Neill walking on Interstate 25, wearing a makeshift poncho from some cloth he found. O'Neill was arrested on suspicion of robbery and second-degree burglary.