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Man with box cutter steals cash, bike

A man was robbed of a $56.80, a pack of cigarettes and his bicycle after being threatened by an unknown suspect with a box cutter, according to police reports

The victim was riding his bike on South Park Avenue and Alabama Street around 5:45 p.m. Saturday when the male suspect approached and asked for a cigarette. The suspect, described as in his 30s or 40s, then displayed the box cutter and stated, “Now give me your bike and everything you have.”

The suspect then fled the scene on the bike, headed north on Alabama. The bicycle was recovered shortly after with a broken chain, police said.

South District detectives are investigating