Closed Captioning ON OFF apply | reset x Text Display Background Enhancements font Times New Roman Arial Comic Sans size T T T T color share link October 19th, 2013 Watch brave 8-year-old try to fight off thief A young boy tried to foil a robber's plans Thursday on his way to school, and the entire episode was caught on tape. NBC's Veronica De La Cruz reports. More video Sponsored Content Now Playing Police: Sandra Bland Enters Holding Cell Sponsored Content Now Playing Florida Man Arrested in ISIS-Inspired Terror Plot: FBI Sponsored Content Now Playing Prison Worker Gives Startling Confession in Escape of Two Killers Sponsored Content Now Playing Pres. of Zimbabwe Safari Operators Laments Loss of Cecil the Lion NBC News Drupal Now Playing Vote for favorite charity to #UpgradeYourWorld Now Playing TODAY Shine a Light playground receives generous donation Now Playing Sam Kass named NBC News senior food analyst Now Playing Windows 10 Hits The Shelves TRENDING Now Playing Netflix says Olsen twins 'teetering' on joining 'Fuller House' Now Playing Mary J. Blige, Queen Latifah cast in NBC's live musical 'The Wiz' Now Playing Does this make scents? Experts say there's no such thing as a bad smell Now Playing Win-win? Office phrases that should be retired Most Watched Now Playing Sponsored Content Mothers of teens missing at sea have faith in their skills: 'They're out there' Now Playing Sponsored Content Hope to It: Helping homeless women start over Now Playing Sponsored Content Madeleine McCann detectives contact Australia about remains Now Playing Sponsored Content Jen Welter becomes first female coach in the NFL Now Playing Sponsored Content Still no sign of 2 Florida teens who are missing at sea Now Playing Sponsored Content Mike Huckabee: Jews support my Holocaust comments Now Playing Sponsored Content Trump's attorney sparks outrage, saying: 'You can't rape your spouse'