WOODLAWN, Md. (WJZ) — A 69-year-old man was attacked outside a Woodlawn restaurant Tuesday night.

According to Baltimore County Police, officers were called to the Golden Dragon restaurant in the 8100 block of Liberty Road around 8:53 p.m. after the owner was assaulted outside the restaurant.

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Police said when the man left the restaurant, he was approached by a suspect who assaulted him and took keys from the victim’s pocket.

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The victim was taken to a nearby hospital to treat serious injuries.

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Baltimore County police are investigating the assault and searching for a suspect.