Thai restaurant defends against robber with wok
A woman who owns a Thai restaurant in Grenchen in Solothurn is being hailed a hero after she beat off a potential robber by hitting him with a wok on Saturday afternoon.
Oi Nachaipherm was getting ready for the evening rush when a man in a face mask entered and demanded money while brandishing a knife. She picked up a wok and hit him with full force.
The man fled.
Police are searching for the robber – described at around 155 cm tall with an Asian appearance and spoke high German.