We're not sure what kind of grown man gets into a heated public argument with a random 12-year-old boy. We're certainly not sure what kind of man then decides it's a good idea to end the argument by pulling out a knife and stabbing the child. All we know is that kind of man is now apparently on the run somewhere in Homestead.
The incident occurred last night around 9 at a shopping plaza at 891 N. Homestead Blvd.
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It's unclear how the two crossed paths, but the man engaged in some sort of verbal confrontation with the boy. The man then took out a knife and stabbed the child.
The boy was able to run to a nearby apartment complex. He was taken to Homestead Hospital before being airlifted to Miami Children's Hospital. He's listed in stable condition.
Anyone with information is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.