A 9-year old boy tried to murder his 5-year old sister by stabbing her multiple times in Ocala, Florida. Girl’s brother said that the thought of killing his young sister entered his mind two days ago and he couldn’t get rid of the idea.
Boy was arrested and he faces the charges of first degree attempted murder. The little girl was taken to hospital and she is now conscious after an attack.
The boy appeared before Marion Co judge. Judge ordered the psychiatrist evaluation of the boy.
This incident happened at the Berkeley Pointe Apartment complex yesterday. Their mother went out to collect the mail and pick up some candy from a neighbour. He and his sister were alone.
The 9-year old boy took the knife from the kitchen and went into her room. He grabbed the girl by the back of the neck while she was bent over and began stabbing her saying ‘die, die’.
The little boy was arrested on Monday afternoon shortly after 4:30 pm after police found him hiding in a maintenance shed at the Berkeley Pointe Apartments.
When the mother arrived she stopped him and grabbed a knife from him and called 911. When police asked the boy the reason behind this heinous crime. He said that he did because he wanted to be able to go outside.