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Bicycle thief pulls knife on store employees

SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect who attempted to steal a bike from the Double Eagle Pawn Friday afternoon, and pulled on knife on employees when they tried to stop him.

The man came into the store on Francis around 1:30 p.m., and took a bicycle without paying.

Employees chased after the man and cornered him. The suspect then pulled out a knife and attacked the employees, striking one. 

The suspect then fled the scene without the bicycle. The employee who was attacked has non-life threatening injuries. 

The suspect is shown in the right side of the picture wearing all black and a baseball cap.

If you have information on the incident or recognize the suspect, call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.