McKEESPORT (KDKA) — Police are investigating an assault at a cell phone store in McKeesport.

The incident happened around 11:45 a.m. Wednesday at the Cricket store in the 200-block of 5th Avenue.

Police released surveillance photos of the suspect.

According to investigators, the suspect approached the employee pulled out a knife and cut the employee’s face.

(Photo Courtesy: McKeesport Police)

(Photo Courtesy: McKeesport Police)

He never made any demands and didn’t take anything.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned African American male with a thin build, curly black hair and standing between five-foot-six and five-foot-eight.

He was wearing a dark jacket and light-colored pants.

Police say he was last seen running in the area of Sinclair and 6th Streets.

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