BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Authorities have arrested 32-year-old Scott Murray for attempting to rob Bangor Inn and Suites, Tuesday.

Police say Murray entered the Inn located at 701 Hogan Rd. and immediately displayed a knife and demanded money from the Inn’s safe.

According to Bangor police, the robbery ended as quickly as it began, the desk clerk subdued Murray and held him until officers arrived on scene.

Murray of Holden is charged with robbery and is being held at the Penobscot County Jail.