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Morris police investigate attempted robbery outside The Print Shop

Published: Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 11:58 a.m. CST

MORRIS — Police are investigating an attempted robbery that took place Wednesday evening in front of The Print Shop in Morris.

A store employee was walking to his vehicle outside the shop, located on the 1800 block of Division Street, when he was approached by someone with a knife. The person demanded the employee's wallet, according to Morris police.

The employee instead got into his car and drove away. He was not harmed and did not lose any property, Morris Police Chief Brent Dite said.

Police were contacted and checked the area, talking to some of the surrounding businesses. Investigation of the incident continues, Dite said.

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