Woman says the suspect fell into her home as she opened the front door
With a quick left hook, a Bridesburg mother nabbed the man who attempted to kidnap her daughter as she walked with a friend.
The 11-year old girls were walking home from a carnival last Friday when the man and an accomplice approached them asking for help in finding a cell phone, according to Philadelphia Police Capt. John Darby.
The girls said no and then continued walking. But the man -- identified by police as 23-year old Jeffrey Meyers -- allegedly began chasing the two, Darby said.
The preteens raced towards the one girl's home, feverishly banging on the front door for help.
Mom: It Was "Pure Instinct"
"I thought somebody was hurt or something," said the mother -- whose identity we are keeping a secret. "So, I opened up the door and him and her fell into the door and he still had her arm in his ha
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