Girl Scout Selling Cookies Allegedly Threatened

1 decade 2 years 8 months ago Friday, January 26 2007 Jan 26, 2007 Friday, January 26, 2007 1:57:20 PM CST January 26, 2007 in News
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ST. LOUIS (AP) - An eight-year-old Girl Scout gets a scare while selling cookies in St. Louis -- a homeowner with a gun. It happened Tuesday evening as city firefighter Terry Tedder took his daughter out to sell cookies in their neighborhood. An elderly woman reportedly came out of one house with a shotgun. Tedder and his daughter ran home and called police. But Tedder says authorities decided not to press charges against the 78-year-old woman, who apparently thought the knock on the door was someone who had been harassing her.

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