Police looking for knife-wielding attempted robbery suspect

By Jillian Marshall

Credit: MGN Online

Police looking for knife-wielding attempted robbery suspect

November 16, 2013 Updated Nov 16, 2013 at 12:54 AM EDT

Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Broome County Sheriff's deputies were searching for a man armed with a knife who they say robbed a Chinese restaurant Friday night.

According to Broome County dispatchers, the suspect at approximately 11 p.m. tried to rob Fraternity Chinese Restaurant at 1110 Chenango St. in Binghamton.

Authorities say the suspect is a white male over 6 ft. tall and has a normal build. He was wearing a gray sweatshirt, a black mask and sunglasses at the time of the attempted robbery. They could not provide a more detailed description.

Emergency reports said the suspect fled on foot.

The investigation is ongoing.

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