Clown accused of attempting to kidnap 1-year-old girl in Concord

CONCORD, Calif. (KGO) -- Police are searching for a man in a clown suit accused of attempting to kidnap a 1-year-old girl in Concord this afternoon.

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Concord police said a woman called to report a clown approached her and her daughter after finishing lunch at a Denny's on Willow Pass Road near Water World Parkway in Concord.

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Officials said the clown was not wearing shoes or face paint.

The woman said she kicked the man after he allegedly tugged at the young girl's arm.
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