Vigil held for 8-year-old Detroit girl found stabbed to death

8-year-old Tameria Greene found stabbed to death at Detroit home; mother held by police

Published On: Jan 30 2013 12:28:57 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 01 2013 08:11:49 PM EST

A candlelight vigil was held Tuesday night to honor an 8-year-old Detroit girl who was found stabbed to death Sunday morning.

Police say Tameria Greene was found with a knife sticking out of her chest at her home in the Saint Aubin Square Apartments on the city's east side.

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Her mother has been arrested but has not been charged.

Family, friends and neighbors all gathered outside the home Tuesday night to pray and mourn her loss.

-- Tameria Greene