12-year-old girl attacked by knife-wielding man - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

12-year-old girl attacked by knife-wielding man

A 12-year-old Memphis girl was attacked in her own backyard by a man wielding a knife.

The incident happened Thursday in the 1900 block of Laramie, near Pine Hills Park.

The armed man forced the girl into her home, where she was cut during a struggle.

The suspect ran from the house when the girl's mother arrived home.

The girl was treated for non-critical injuries.

Memphis police are still searching for the suspect. 
 

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