San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release

DATE/TIME: January 1, 2017, at approximately 9:15 PM

INCIDENT: Armed Robbery

LOCATION: 1930 Mentone Blvd, Mentone

SUSPECT(S): Unknown white male adult

VICTIM(S): A&W Restaurant

Summary

On January 1, 2017, at approximately 9:15 pm, deputies from the Yucaipa Police Department responded to the A&W Restaurant in the community of Mentone following the report of an armed robbery.

Upon arrival, deputies determined that an unknown white male adult entered the A&W through a back door carrying a handbag and armed with a black handgun. The suspect pointed the handgun at two employees and demanded money to be placed into the bag. The suspect fled with money in a black older model pick-up truck.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Yucaipa Police/Sheriff’s Station. Information van be provided anonymously by calling WeTip at 800-78-CRIME/ (800)-782-7463 or by visiting the WeTip website at www.wetip.com.

Refer:Deputy Eric Logo

Station:Yucaipa Station

Phone No.(909) 918-2305

Case No.041700002

John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division

655 E. Third Street

San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

Telephone: (909) 387-3700