29 Palms Castaneda’s robbed by machete wielding thief


Police are seeking the public’s help in tracking down the person who walked into Castaneda’s restaurant at 3:30 am Halloween morning armed with a machete.

The suspect walked behind the front counter and took an unknown amount of money from the fast food joint, according to police. Nobody was hurt during the robbery.

(Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Department)
(Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Department)

Anyone with info should call the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Morongo Basin Station at (760) 366-4175 or, if you wish to remain anonymous, call 1-888-78-CRIME.