A 13 year old boy was reportedly held up at gunpoint this evening. Sources say police were called at about 5:30 PM to the area of East 8th Street, where the boy says he was held up by a black man holding a black handgun. The boy says he then ran towards home, whereupon the man threw an item at him. He was uninjured.
It’s unknown at this time if it was an attempted robbery.
Police are investigating the incident. TLS-CC.