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The Roanoke Rapids Police Department is looking for a man who on Friday threatened to shoot employees at an undisclosed business in the area of East Tenth Street and Park Avenue.

Chief Shane Guyant said the man never displayed a weapon but was armed with a large fixed-blade knife secured to his hip.

The man threatened the employees shortly after 3 p.m. and was last seen leaving the area on a bicycle.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact the police department at 252-533-2810, Crimestoppers at 252-583-4444 or the Crimestoppers website at this link