6-year old hero prevents abduction

Published 05/27 2014 04:16PM

Updated 05/27 2014 05:55PM

CHICAGO -- A young boy is being hailed a hero for stopping an abduction. 6-year old Kaylen Woodard and his friend, Marcy, were riding bikes just about 20-feet from their homes. A man got out of his car and tried to kidnap the 10-year old girl. Kaylen jumped into action. The families immediately called police and filed a report, but the suspect hasn't been located.

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