Los Angeles police asked the public for help after doorbell surveillance video captured the chilling cries.
The knife-wielding suspect fled empty-handed from a store in Worthing, southern England, after the girl and her father threw groceries at him.
“I told myself I wasn’t going to be one of those cases that got abandoned,” said Fatoumata Camara, who dug up video proving she was beaten and robbed.
Surveillance footage shows an alleged Saudi hit team member posing as the slain journalist's body double, according to the report.
It was clearly hungry work.
Kamayi Matumona's upbeat mood didn't last for long, say police.