Attempted Abductions

Man tries to snatch child

Heather Goodwin Henline Managing Editor LEWISTOWN, PA. — A 5-year-old girl escaped abduction Tuesday evening, when the quick actions of her teenage sister and a family friend saved her from the clutches of a male suspect who had grabbed the…

Quick mom saves her daughter

Man allegedly tries to steal car with child inside ================================================== By Diana Hefley Herald Writer EVERETT – A would-be thief found out just how strong a mother’s love can be when he picked the wrong car to steal. Laneil Trapp…

Girl, 5, escapes kidnap attempt

The girl was grabbed from her bed but struggled free before the suspect was caught. By Diana Hefley and Krista J. Kapralos Herald Writers EVERETT – A 5-year-old girl escaped the grasp of a stranger who kidnapped her from her…

Hunt is on for foiled abductor

By Beckie Ferguson BDN Staff Writer A report of an attempted abduction of a 6-year-old Cape Fair girl has law enforcement officers on the hunt for a white male, possibly wearing an eye patch. Stone County deputies responded to a…

Girl, 10, kicks, flees kidnap

By TERRY CORCORAN THE JOURNAL NEWS LAKE PEEKSKILL – A 10-year-old Lake Peekskill girl foiled an abduction attempt this week by kicking her attacker in the groin and fleeing as he dropped to the ground, police said yesterday. A Putnam…

ATTEMPTED CHILD ABDUCTION THWARTED

CBC NEWS – Toronto Police are looking for a man who tried to abduct a seven-month-old baby Tuesday afternoon. Suspect is described as: – white – late 20′s – tan complexion – medium build – thin face – short hair…