A person has been arrested and charged within the abduction and sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl while she was walking to school.
The 11-year-old girl was walking to school alone on the morning of Tuesday, September 9 when a person approached her on Essex Highway in Woodbridge. The attacker grabbed her and implied that he had a weapon.
A 34-year-old lady noticed the girl being attacked and tried to intervene and save the kid, in accordance to authorities. However the man compelled his method into the girl’s residence and assaulted her, leaving her injured, earlier than fleeing with the girl to a secured space the place he raped her earlier than releasing her.
The person who allegedly abducted the kid was arrested later, the county police stated.
The kidnapping prompted three colleges within the space – Woodbridge Center, Vaughn Elementary and Marumsco Hills Elementary, to implement extra safety measures Tuesday.