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Thai restaurant defends against robber with wok

National News // Oct. 30, 2019

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. 

Pixabay Thai restaurant defends against robber with wok

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. 


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