Yesterday, April 7, 2017, at approximately 11:00 pm the Claremont Police Department responded to Walmart for a report of an assault as well as the theft of a motor vehicle. Claremont Police soon discovered that an employee of the store who had just left work was the victim. This person exited the store and was assaulted by a male subject as he was getting into his vehicle. The suspect then forced the keys of the victim from him and got into the vehicle and drove away.
The suspect in this case was described as:
WHITE MALE – DARK SHORT HAIR – GOATEE – DARK COLORED SWEATSHIRT
Claremont Police is currently reviewing video of the incident. The vehicle has been recovered. Further information may be made available as the investigation progresses.
If anyone has any information about this incident we would ask that they call Claremont Police at 603-542-9538 or the tip line at 603-542-7026.