A person with a knife tried stabbing an employee of the Dollar General store at Genesee Street and Fillmore Avenue Thursday night, according to a Buffalo police report.
The thief tried walking out of the store at about 8:40 p.m. without paying for items. When an employee approached, the thief pulled out a knife and tried to stab him, according to the police report.
Police recovered the knife and the store employee was able to recover the items the thief tried to take.
The report did not include any description of the suspect, who fled before police arrived.