Suspect flees in stolen vehicle after stabbing at Dollar Tree
BATON ROUGE - The Baton Rouge Police Department is investigating a reported stabbing that occurred at a Dollar Tree store Wednesday.
Police arrived on the scene after receiving reports of an armed robbery at the Dollar Tree in the 7100 block of Florida Boulevard late Wednesday afternoon.
During the course of the investigation, officers learned an employee of the store was stabbed. Police say a witness tried to intervene and was also attacked as a result.
The employee suffered minor/moderate injuries, according to BRPD. He was not taken to a hospital.
Police initially reported that the witness had also sustained injuries from a stab wound but later clarified that he had not been injured.