Assault Reported in Burney

On Friday, 08/29/14, at approximately 04:10 P.M., Mark Marsden contacted the Sheriff’s Office to report being assaulted by an unknown male. Deputies responded to the location and contacted Marsden.

Marsden reported the above described suspect male arrived at his residence, and struck him in the ribcage area with a club like instrument. The suspect then demanded the keys to Marsden’s nearby vehicle. Marsden was able to retreat into his house and call 911. Marsden reported the male then stole a bicycle from his residence, and fled in an unknown direction.

An extensive area check was conducted for the suspect with negative results. The bicycle that was stolen is described as a new Nishika brand mountain bike, and white and blue in color. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Sheriff’s Office at (530)245-6540.

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