Man Sneaks Into 8-Year-Old Girl's Bedroom, Holds Knife to Her Throat, Robs Her: Police

A man sneaked into a Bedford-Stuyvesant apartment in the middle of the night, crept into an 8-year-old girl's bedroom and robbed her at knifepoint, authorities said.

Police said the suspect entered the little girl's room around 2 a.m. Saturday, put a knife to her throat and demanded money. The 8-year-old girl complied and the suspect ran off.

No injuries were reported.

Authorities said they believe the suspect is known to the victim's family.

No arrests have been made.  

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