Police Say Woman Attempted to Kidnap 4-Year-Old From Los Angeles McDonald's
Police in Los Angeles, California, are seeking the public’s help in identifying a woman who they say attempted to kidnap a four-year-old boy from a McDonald’s on Tuesday, May 14.
According to police, the woman entered the McDonald’s on East Olympic Boulevard shortly after 3:15 pm and picked up and carried the four-year-old out of the restaurant.
As the suspect attempted to get into a parked vehicle, she was stopped by a witness and fled the area on foot, police said.
Police said the same woman may have tried to snatch a four-year-old boy in the same area on May 15.
The second boy was walking with a family member at 11:15 am when the suspect approached, pulled his hand, and attempted to walk away.
Again, she was stopped by a witness and fled, police said.
The suspect was described as 25-30 years old, Hispanic or Black, and with black hair.
Credit: Los Angeles Police Department via Storyful