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12-year-old suspect detained in attempted carjacking at East Memphis grocery store

A 12-year-old suspect has been detained in attempted carjacking at East Memphis grocery store Tuesday.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – A 12-year-old suspect has been detained in attempted carjacking at East Memphis grocery store Tuesday.

Memphis Police say just after 4pm the boy approached a woman in the parking lot of Kroger at 6660 Poplar. He had a pistol and demanded her vehicles.

Witnesses stopped the boy and held him until police arrived.

No one was injured.