Incident at Regency Inn Connected to Earlier Commercial Robbery
GREENSBORO, NC (Apr. 4, 2018) – Myquel Enrico Jalil Siler, 24, is in police custody following a robbery investigation that concluded with a report of shots fired at the Regency Inn & Suites motel at 2701 North Ohenry Boulevard this morning.
At approximately 3:30 am today, police were dispatched to a robbery at 3817 Gate City Blvd. Witnesses states that three male suspects all armed with handguns entered and robbed a fish gaming business. During the investigation into the robbery police had credible information that one of the suspects involved in the robbery was located at the Regency Inn & Suites.
At approximately 9 am, Siler observed detectives and fled on foot. He forced a female who was outside of one of the motel rooms back into her room and then attempted to hide from detectives. Once inside the room shots were fired. Police are still investigating the discharge of the weapon.
No one was injured and no officer was involved in the shots fired call.
Siler, one of the alleged robbers, was taken into custody without incident and is currently being questioned. Siler is facing charges of carrying a concealed weapon, breaking and entering to terrorize, second-degree kidnapping and served several outstanding orders for arrest based on traffic charges additional charges may be forthcoming.
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000 or text the tip to 274637 using the keyword badboyz. All calls to Crime Stoppers are completely anonymous, and may result in a reward.