10-year-old boy saves sister after stranger took her from school
NEW YORK (WKRC) - A 10-year-old boy is being hailed a hero for saving his sister after a stranger took her from their Brooklyn school, police said.
WPIX reports the stranger walked into the school and grabbed the six year old girl by the hand and walked off. Her brother followed them and realized something was wrong.
When the man let go of the girl's hand, her brother grabbed her hand and walked her back to a nearby relative's home.
Police initially believed the incident was an attempted kidnapping. Police now say the man in his 90s picked up the wrong child from school.
No one was injured in the incident.