Bibb County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a man they say tried to rob a west Bibb County motel.
The "would-be robber" threatened the clerk at the Best Western on Chambers Road with a knife, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office.
In response, the clerk pointed a pair of scissors at the attempted robber, who then ran off.
He's described as a black male, standing 6 foot 1 inch, skinny and wearing a beard. He was wearing a red cap with a gold "A"on it and last seen in a black four-door car.
Anyone with information about this case can call the Bibb County Sheriff's Office at 478-746-9441 or Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.