Sounds like a made up story.http://www.cnycentral.com/m/ne ws/story?id=831394
SYRACUSE -- A 12 year old boy is under arrest and in custody after Syracuse police say he robbed a LeMoyne College student of her purse,at gunpoint.
Here is how police say it went down:
The victim,a 19 year old woman was approached by the suspect and three other juvenile suspects as she was leaving the Cam's pizza shop. The juveniles surrounded the victim and the 12 year old suspect demanded her purse. When the victim refused to give up her purse,the 12 year old suspect pulled a gun and threatened the victim. The suspect stole the victim's purse.
Investigators found the youngsters and the purse. It was determined that only the one 12 year old suspect was able to be charged. The suspect is charged with Robbery in the first degree. His name and picture wont be realsed because of his age but police say he is african american.
Police point out this suspect was one of several juveniles suspects arrest by the Syracuse Police for Burglary earlier in the week.
This is how it went down:
I read the silly comment about a story that wasn't even local and then I click on the link and the link was a dead link.