Hays man severely beaten and robbed at Salina motel

Salina Police Department (KSN File Photo)

SALINA, Kan. (KSNW) – Salina police are investigating after a man from Hays was beaten and then had his car stolen at a motel. It happened Tuesday afternoon at the Red Carpet Inn at 222 E. Diamond Dr.

According to KSAL, the 69-year-old victim, identified as Larry Long of Hays, was in a room around 2 p.m. when four suspects entered.

The suspects proceeded to beat up Long and stole various items including his wallet with credit cards, Samsung tablet, phone and his car. The car is a four door, white Cadillac Seville with Kansas plate 702 DNV. The total value of what was taken from Long is $3,500.

Long’s injuries included severe facial lacerations and two black eyes.

Authorities are still searching for the 2000 Cadillac Seville as well as the suspects.


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