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Boy, 13, threatens girl, 16, with knife at railway station

A 13-year-old boy is appearing before a youth magistrate after he threatened a 16-year-old girl with a knife at Izegem Station in West Flanders last Sunday.

The boy approached the girl at a vending machine at the station where she was about to purchase a beverage.  The boy asked her to purchase something for him too.  When she refused the boy showed a knife and issued threats.

The girl was able to escape unscathed and sound the alarm.  Police then apprehended the boy in the vicinity of the railway station.  

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