A Phoenix area grandmother chased away a would-be kidnapper attempting to abduct her 3-year-old grandchild, police said.
A suspect was later arrested.
Officers said the woman had been watching two of her grandchildren, ages 1 and 3, in the front yard. At some point, she was on the phone, looked out and saw a man trying to snatch the 3-year-old, police said.
She confronted the suspect, who fled on foot in the area of 17th and Oak.
Police are trying to determine if the suspect knew the family.
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Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:11 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:11:15 GMT
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