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Robber threatens to kill Best Buy employees with knife

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WESTWOOD, OH (FOX19) -

Police are searching for a man accused of stealing from a Best Buy and then threatening to kill employees.

Authorities say a white male entered the Best Buy located on Glenway Avenue on February 26th. He reportedly began taking video game controllers out of the packaging and hiding them in his clothing.

The suspect was confronted by a store manager and appeared to be following directions. After being approached by two additional employees, police say he pulled out a knife and threatened to kill the workers.

He then fled the store on foot, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt with designs on the back. He is currently wanted for aggravated robbery.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers (513) 352-3040.

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