Attempted Armed Robbery

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STROUDSBURG — The Stroud Area Regional Police responded to an attempted armed robbery Wednesday morning around 2:30 on West Main Street in Stroudsburg.

A man and a boy tried to rob the Quality Inn. One was armed with a semi-automatic hand gun, and the other was the lookout.

The men fled the scene empty-handed when the nighttime desk clerk at the time, had no money to give them.

Police are still investigating the attempted robbery.