Aberdeen Police Search For Assault Suspect

ABERDEEN, Wash. – Police searched the area around the 1300 block of B St. early Saturday morning, after the report of an assault. Police Captain John Green tells us a 28 year old man reported being attacked and fleeing from two males that jumped out of a green GMC pickup truck.
Green said both were white males, one was described as 5-10 with a slender build, the other, chubby with a goatee. The truck was described as a green GMC extended cab pu with a loud exhaust.
The victim, a 28 year old Aberdeen man, said he was walking in the 1300 block of B St, past the laundry mat when the green GMC truck pulled up. The victim said two males exited the truck and came up to him, he said he thought one of the suspects reached for a gun.
The victim said the suspect grabbed at the victims pocket, and he thought the suspect was trying to grab his wallet. The victim said he was hit in the head with a metal object, and ran away from the suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Aberdeen Police Department at 360-533-3180 or the tip line at 538-4450.