Two suspects sought after robbery reported in Independence

Authorities were looking for two suspects who allegedly robbed a guest at an Independence motel shortly after noon on Sunday.

The two suspects, apparently armed with a shotgun, were reported to have committed the robbery near the intersection of Interstate 70 and Noland Road. The suspects, last seen heading west on East 42nd Street, were described to have been driving a bright red Dodge pickup truck.

Also in the truck: a black Labrador.