Video shows man attempt to abduct 5-year-old girl in Detroit

Video from nearby business

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DETROIT – Surveillance video shows the moment a man allegedly tried to abduct a 5-year-old girl in Detroit.

It happened Sunday afternoon on Wheelock Street near Lafayette Boulevard. The girl was outside playing with her older sister.

Surveillance video from a nearby business shows the man walking across the street and toward the girls.

No one was hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detroit police.

UPDATE: Detroit teen charged in attempted kidnapping of 5-year-old girl on Wheelock Street


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