Last Updated: 02/04/2018
Armed Robberies at Nearby Schabarum Trail
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has noted two similar armed robberies nearby, at the Schabarum Trail head at Arbor Ridge Drive and Country Hollow Drive. The trail is about two miles west of Mt. SAC and frequently visited by college students.
On Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2018 at about 8:30 p.m., three Diamond Bar residents who attend Mt. SAC and Cal Poly Pomona, had just finished a hike when a man pointed a semi-automatic gun at then and demanded their cell phones. The suspect took the phones and left in a waiting vehicle. A similar incident also occurred on Monday, Jan. 15.
The suspect is described as a man, black, about 20-30 years old, 6-feet-4-inches tall and with a thin build. He was wear dark clothing. He was driven away in a dark colored sedan.
Campus Police and Safety recommends the campus use caution in that area. Anyone with information about the incidents should call the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department at (626) 913-1715.