Attempted Abductions

Girl fights off alleged attacker

7-year-old leads police to suspect By Theresa Gutierrez April 27, 2004 — A seven-year-old girl fights off her would-be attacker and then helps police track him down. Now, that man faces attempted kidnapping charges. Police in northwest Indiana are applauding…

Valley Girl Escapes Abduction

WAFF.com – 12-year-old Lydia Dunn spends most evenings like many other kids, riding her bike at the end of the cul de sac at her apartment complex, but Tuesday night was unlike any other. “A guy jumped from behind the…

Girl, 8, snatched from bed

Abductor leaves child in yard after barking dog apparently scares him off. By STAN MADDUX Tribune Correspondent Information sought: Anyone who may have seen a man running through the neighborhood on Bond Street on LaPorte’s southeast side Sunday night or…

Did Dog Prevent Girl’s Abduction?

Verona Officers Beef Up Patrols VERONA, PA — Police in Verona are increasing patrols after someone tried to abduct a 2-year-old girl at a home along Center Street Tuesday. Michelle Nacey said she left her daughter’s side for just a…

Police: Child Abduction Foiled

By GABE WELLS WHEELING – A young Fulton area girl is out of harm’s way after a fast-acting neighbor intervened in a alleged abduction attempt that has resulted in one arrest on a charge of kidnapping. According to a report…

Littlest Hero

August 13, 2003 — A gutsy 8-year-old girl heroically beat back a sicko predator who grabbed her inside her Bronx apartment building last week – and cops now believe she may have foiled the fiendish “rooftop rapist” from striking again.…