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Incident Report for Case #2013-43155

Incident Type


Incident Date

02/14/2013 - 7:57 PM


3010 Atwood Av (Rose Cottage Floral)


m/w, 30's, shorter, wearing a dark hood with a drawstring.


female employee


The lone employee was working late in the flower shop. A male entered the store asking to buy flowers. At the same time the back door opened and the supsect entered and displayed a handgun. The employee had a paring knife in her hand at the time and began slashing it at the suspect. The supsect immediately left the shop. Nothing was taken. The investigation is continuing.

Released 02/15/2013 at 4:19 AM by Lt. Sherrie Strand

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.