“The only thing that kept running through my mind was, ‘I can’t let him do this to another kid’,” Rickey said.
He said: “And he tried to dip in and out of alleys, through people’s yards to try to get away from me.”
Mcpherson, who was on foot, then “immediately cut into the parking lot behind Paul’s Auto,” Ricky said.
“I’ve always told her that if somebody ever touches her, talks to her or grabs her, make a scene, scream as loud as she can and fight.
“She screamed bloody murder and pulled against him and got away from him,” Ricky said.