Attempted Abductions

Student thwarts would-be-attacker

Saratoga Springs | Track runner fends off attack near high school By BRENDAN McGARRY 11/1/2005 SARATOGA SPRINGS — A 17-year-old female athlete at Saratoga Springs High School was nearly abducted Monday evening while leaving campus, police said. The girl, whom…

Abduction Thwarted

By Jerry Schanke 10/05/2005 An attempt by a masked intruder to abduct two 10-year-old twin girls from their Vienna home shortly after midnight Sunday, Oct. 2, may prove to be as ironic as it was unnerving, resulting in the arrest…

Girl escapes in abductor’s car

By James Haynes Friday, September 16, 2005 LYNN – A 13-year-old Lynn girl thwarted an alleged attempted kidnapping Wednesday, and helped police capture the suspect by absconding with her bumbling captor’s car. Alido Diaz, 40, 11 James St., Lynn, was…