Police arrest suspect accused of attempting to kidnap girl

February 4, 2014 5:02:17 PM PST
Emeryville police have arrested Gabriel Weathersbee after he allegedly tried to kidnap a 7-year-old girl Monday night.They say the mother and her daughter were leaving a store at the Powell Street Plaza.

Weathersbee apparently walked up to the girl, picked her up and carried her away.

The mother screamed and he let the girl go.

A nearby security guard followed the man until police arrived to take Weathersbee into custody.