North Suburban Medical Center was placed on lockdown Monday morning due to a manhunt for a robbery suspect in the area, hospital officials confirm.

The lockdown began at 7:45 a.m. and was lifted at around 9 a.m.

Thornton Police say there was an armed robbery at the Motel 6 at 84th Place earlier Monday morning.

A man has been taken into custody, and police are searching for a second suspect in the area.

No description of that suspect has been released.

North Suburban Medical Center is located at 9191 Grant St. in Thornton. It is approximately 2.5 miles from the hotel where the robbery occurred.