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Hotel robbery sparks police hunt

Police are searching for three men in connection to the robbery of a hotel in Dumfries and Galloway.

It happened around 5pm at the Paul Jones Hotel in Southerness, 10 miles south of Dumfries on the Solway Coast.

CCTV footage of three men. Credit: Paul Jones Hotel Facebook

The men, believed to be in their 20s, opened a cash drawer on a gaming machine, took £100 and left the scene in a white Vauxhall Corsa

The owner of the hotel was brushed aside by the men as they left.

Credit: ITV Border

It was reported they had been seen at various establishments in the area over the weekend.

Police are investigating the robbery and asking for witnesses to come forward.

The hotel has appealed for information on social media.

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