BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - Around 11:30 Thursday night Kern County Sheriff Deputies say a father son pair got an unexpected knock on their Motel 6 room door.
After listening to knocks for several minutes the two men finally answered and a Hispanic woman entered.
Deputies say two Hispanic men quickly entered behind the woman brandishing a small handgun.
The father fought with one of the suspects but gave into the thieves immediately when a gun was put to his son's head.
The suspects reportedly took cash, credit cards and even the car the Arkansas natives were traveling in.
Deputies need your help to find four suspects involved including a white woman seen driving the stolen car, a Hispanic woman and two Hispanic men, one believed to still be carrying a silver-plated handgun.
The stolen car is a maroon Honda Pilot SUV with a partial Arkansas plate of "ZR51".