Hotel Stabbing Suspect in Court

A Savannah teenager made his first court appearance today, charged with robbing and stabbing a hotel night clerk. Police arrested 18-year-old Gary Gibbons yesterday afternoon.

Investigators say he robbed the Holiday Inn on Abercorn Street early yesterday morning and stabbed the night clerk several times.

Fifty-three-year old Jean Solomon remains in critical condition.

Police charged Gibbons with aggravated battery and armed robbery. He's being held in the Chatham County jail.

Reported by: Michelle Paynter,