Man accused of stealing pulls knife on Bronx dollar store employee

A man pulled a knife on a dollar store employees in the Bronx after they confronted him for stealing, according to police.



It happened Tuesday at the Family Dollar on Boston Road in Claremont Village.



The man can be seen on surveillance pulling items from the shelf and placing them in a plastic bag. 



Police say when he was confronted, he pulled out a silver-colored box cutter and threatened the employee before running away. 



No injuries were reported to police.


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