Pacific Grove Man Robs Spanish Bay

of a big bottle of gin.

The Sheriff’s Office said a man walked into the bar about 11:20 p.m., grabbed the bottle and took off.

An employee chased the thief, but was met outside by the accomplice, who punched and pushed the employee before trying to follow his partner who had grabbed the liter of gin, deputies said.

But employees caught the accomplice and held him until deputies arrived.

The suspect, Corey O’Halloran, 19, of Pacific Grove was on probation for trespassing on Pebble Beach property and under a court “stay-away” order, deputies said. He was taken to Monterey County Jail.

Pacific Grove Man Robs Spanish Bay