Worker: Farmers market employee stabbed during fight over salad

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Police say a 42-year-old employee of the store was stabbed in the back once by two men during a fight. Police say a 42-year-old employee of the store was stabbed in the back once by two men during a fight.
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A Brooklyn farmers market employee was stabbed after an argument with two men who he accused of stealing salad, co-workers say.

The incident happened Friday inside of the Farmers Market store at 1045 Eastern Parkway around 10:50 p.m.

Police say a 42-year-old employee of the store was stabbed in the back once by two men during a fight.

A co-worker who was there tells News 12 the men attempted to steal salad before being asked to leave. 

The men are also accused of punching the employee in the face and body before running away.

Police have released surveillance images of the two suspects from inside of the store.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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