Search For Boxcutter-Wielding, Would-Be Robber In Greenville

The search is on for a woman who police said tried holding someone up with a box cutter early Thursday morning.

Lieutenant Will Harrell with Greenville Police confirmed with WITN that officers were called to Greenville Boulevard, near the Hilton, around 2:30 Thursday morning for an attempted armed robbery.

Investigators said a woman wearing a rose colored dress tried holding someone up with a boxcutter, but ended up running from the scene.

No one was hurt and nothing was taken, according to Lt. Harrell.

Police said the search for the attempted armed robber continues.