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Hatfield police seeking knife-wielding robber

By Randy Kraft, WFMZ.com Reporter, RKraft@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 13 2013 04:27:52 PM CDT
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HATFIELD, Pa. -

An armed robber repeatedly cut a victim with a knife early Tuesday morning on a street in Hatfield.

The unidentified male victim was walking on Hickory Drive to the rear of Larkspur Lane before 6:30 a.m. when a man with a knife came up behind him and demanded money. As the victim attempted to give the robber his wallet, he was cut several times.

Money and a debit card were taken. The suspect fled west on foot toward Hickory Drive in Hatfield Township.

The victim was transported by ambulance to Lansdale Hospital for treatment.

Hatfield Township police investigating the armed robbery report the attacker has short light brown or blonde hair, is about six feet tall, and medium build. He was wearing blue jean shorts and a white tank top T-shirt with the Nike logo.

Anyone with information about the armed robbery should contact the Hatfield Township police detective division at 215-855-0903.