Moline police have arrested five people who allegedly robbed two men at knifepoint early Tuesday at a downtown Moline hotel, Police Detective Scott Williams said.
The two men said they brought two women to their room about 4 a.m. at the Radisson on John Deere Commons, 1415 River Drive.
Once in the room, one of the women made a phone call, Williams said. Shortly after the phone call was made, three men wearing masks and brandishing a knife got into the room.
The men were robbed of United States currency, Euros, a camera, wristwatch, jewelry and their passports.
The two women and the three men fled the room together. Williams said police were notified of the robbery about 7:30 a.m.
Arrested and charged with armed robbery were Andrew Meegan, 19, Brian Peterson, 22, Brock Leftwich, 19, Madison Berthoud, 18, and Brianne Seemann, 19, no addresses available.
They were being held Tuesday night in the Rock Island County Jail without bond and will make their first appearance in Rock Island County Circuit Court Wednesday