Failed kidnapping attempt in broad daylight

Failed kidnapping attempt in broad daylight

A video shows the moment a desperate mother tries to grab her child from a kidnapper. 

Man kidnaps kid in Queens
Source: Twitter/NYPD Crime Stoppers

The New York Police Department Crime Stoppers released a video on Twitter showing two perpetrators picking up a five-year-old girl and running back to the getaway vehicle.

In a turn of events, the mother reacted quickly and retrieved her child through the open window of the car.

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All that the perpetrators could do was speed off. It was not their day because CCTV footage could identify the one man and James McGonagle, 24 of Queens, was arrested!

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Watch the footage below:

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Image credit: Twitter/NYPD Crime Stoppers

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