December 20, 2014

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Lorain man allegedly robbed in McDonald’s restroom

Police are searching for this man in connection with a robbery at McDonald's Thursday night. COURTESY PHOTO

Police are searching for this man in connection with a robbery at McDonald’s Thursday night. COURTESY PHOTO

A Lorain man was robbed at an Amherst McDonald’s Thursday night.

The suspect was believed to be driving this vehicle.

The suspect was believed to be driving this vehicle.

The robbery occurred at about 9:20 p.m. Thursday at the restaurant, 500 N. Leavitt Road.

Police said the 22-year-old man was in the restroom when he was struck several times in the head by an unknown male. The victim, who police have not named, fell to the floor. While the victim was dazed, police said the suspect stole his wallet from his back pocket.

Police said there was no money in the wallet at the time of the robbery.

The victim received facial injuries and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

The suspect is described as a black male about 40 years old.

Anyone with information on this crime can contact Amherst Detective Zac Horning at (440) 988-2625.