The National Police is investigating the attempted kidnapping of a five-year-old girl on a street in Palma.
According to sources from the body, the events occurred this Tuesday around 8:00 p.m. on Caballero d’Asphelt street. The youngest was walking with her mother when a man with his face covered with a balaclava and riding a scooter he took the girl and carried her away.
The mother ran off immediately and, although the individual managed to walk a few meters holding the girl, when he came across a van, he let it go and he fled.
The mother of the minor reported the events to the police, who immediately began steps to arrest the suspect. During the afternoon, the agents spoke with several witnesses who confirmed the mother’s version of the story.
Now, researchers are trying determine the motive of the individual who has led to the kidnapping of the minor.
In recent months, several cases of attempted kidnapping of minors in Palma have been reported, although most of them were closed due to lack of evidence.