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8 year old confronted by knife-wielding bandit

3 years 2 months 1 week ago August 14, 2013 Aug 14, 2013 Wednesday, August 14 2013 August 14, 2013 6:48 PM in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Michael Marsh

READING, PENNSYLVANIA- A man is accused of trying to rob an 8-year-old girl at knife point while she was on her way to the grocery store to buy some vegetables. Her grandmother had given her $5 to buy carrots for some beef stew and police say Jackenzy Pierre confronted her with a six-inch kitchen knife and said. "Give me all your money." The girl ran and later identified Pierre for police. Pierre is 18 and faces a list of charges. Police say he had recently moved to Pennsylvania from Haiti.

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