Tempe police searching for knife-wielding robbery suspect

Posted at 4:50 PM, Aug 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-29 19:54:18-04

Tempe police are looking for a suspect who attempted to rob someone at knifepoint Monday afternoon.

Authorities say the victim was coming out of a check-cashing store near Broadway and Rural roads when the suspect pulled out a knife and asked for the victim's money.

The victim, who sustained a small cut on the hand, is not being identified at this time.

The suspect fled the scene and has not been located.

If you have any information, you are asked to call the Tempe Police Department.