Man attacked outside Claremont restaurant
Police are still searching for a hooded bandit who attacked a man leaving Mongolian BBQ, located at 970 W. Foothill Blvd., on Sunday night.
The victim was walking back to his car, parked to the rear of the restaurant, when a man dressed in a hooded sweatshirt struck him from behind with a metal crow bar, causing the victim to drop his briefcase, according to police. The robber fled with the briefcase, last seen heading west on Foothill Blvd. After an extensive search, police were unable to locate the aggressor. The assailant is described as standing about 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 160 pounds, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt. There is no other known information. Any information on this crime should be reported to the Claremont Police Department at 399-5411.