Armed robbery attempted on baby sitter

Thursday, January 17, 2008 | 4:39 p.m. CST; updated 3:06 p.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

COLUMBIA — An attempted armed robbery took place Wednesday in the 300 block of Sanford Avenue while a 15-year-old was baby-sitting two children, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.