CONCORD, Calif. – Police in a one California city are looking for a clown accused of trying to snatch a 1-year-old girl out of her mother’s arms on Wednesday afternoon.

Police said Tiffany Martin was waiting at a bus stop in Concord, at about 1:15 p.m., when a man in a clown outfit walked up to them.

“He said ‘Hi – that was it,” Martin told TV station KNTV. “Then he smiled and he said, ‘Aww,’ and he took her hand.”

Police said Martin told them the man began to yank on her baby’s arm.