Robbery/Assault suspect arrested

On 02/02/2009 at 8:18 p.m.in the 3900 block of Stone Way N., the victim was approached by the suspect in the Stone Way 7-11 store parking lot. The suspect asked the victim for money and during the ensuing conversation, the suspect produced a knife and lunged at the victim, cutting him. The suspect then walked off toward Aurora Avenue, but was located and arrested by officers a short time later, without incident.

The victim sustained a slash/cut to the back of his hand. No other injuries were sustained.

The suspect was booked into King County Jail for Investigation of Assault and for a DOC detainer.