BERKELEY (CBS SF) — University of California police are searching for a man who assaulted a female victim with a rock and stole her purse Thursday afternoon at People’s Park in Berkeley, according to authorities.

The attack happened at about noon, UC Berkeley police said Friday.

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Police said the victim was treated at a hospital for her injuries and told police about the robbery that evening.

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The suspect is described as a man in his 30s, about 6 feet tall with a red beard. He was wearing a Peter Pan-style hat and a blue hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call campus police at (510) 642-0472 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday except holidays and (510) 642-6760 at all other times.

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