Cambridge Police report arresting, Tyrick Cannon, 55, on charges he slashed a clerk in the arm at a Central Square convenience store around 3 a.m.
Police say the clerk got cut when he tried to keep Cannon from walking out with "numerous food items."
Officers found Cannon at Mass. Ave. and Windsor Street, armed with a utility knife. He was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. The clerk was treated on scene for non-life threatening injuries, police say.\