This is why educating children about firearms is so important. Luckily no one was hurt in this incident.
The state announced Friday that it will not pursue charges against an 8-year-old boy who tried to rob grocery store with handgun.
The incident happened Wednesday night at the King Foods in the 1000 block of 36th Street in West Palm Beach.
The attempted robbery was captured on the store’s surveillance cameras.
The boy is seen walking into the store wearing a bike helmet and baggy clothes.
He walked down an aisle, then to a checkout register.
According to one employee, the boy pointed the gun and said, “Give me the money.”
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