Police: Man wanted for slashing Five Below store employee, stealing items in Boerum Hill

The suspect swung a knife and the cut an employee's pants after being confronted, according to investigators.

News 12 Staff

Aug 18, 2023, 10:35 AM

Updated 300 days ago

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The NYPD is looking for a suspect in connection to a Thursday robbery at the Five Below store in Boerum Hill.
Authorities say the male suspect attempted to exit the store on Atlantic Avenue without paying and allegedly pulled a knife on a store employee.
After being confronted, the suspect swung the knife and cut the employee's pants, then took off with the stolen merchandise.
Anyone who recognizes the suspect is asked to call police.


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