Skip to comments.Police: Woman tries snatching child from mom
Posted on 10/26/2012 6:18:02 AM PDT by smokingfrog
LEAGUE CITY, TX (KTRK) -- A woman waiting for her husband to get off of work almost had her baby snatched from her, and now the woman accused of trying to kidnap the baby is in jail.
The incident happened around 4:45pm in the parking lot of a grocery store in the 200 block of South Egret Bay Boulevard.
The woman was waiting for her husband to finish his shift. She had her one-year-old son sitting on her lap in the front seat of the car when another woman approached and tried to pull the baby out of her lap.
The mother was injured as she tried to fight off the suspect, who's been identified as 51-year-old Melany James. Thankfully, a bystander jumped in and put a stop to the attack.
"She was trying to roll the windows up and lock the doors and get the baby out of the way," League City Spokeswoman Kristi Wyatt said. "During the situation, the suspect actually scratched her several times in the face. A citizen who was actually in the store came out and intervened and tackled the woman and held her until police were able to get here and make an arrest."
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Also see: Ex-cop thwarted attempted kidnapping
Have any of the media tried to blame Rick Perry yet?
The most frightening thing to me is the lack of involvement of people witnessing it. I agree with the ex-police officer, God sent her to intervene.
I guess they don’t make’m like they used to.. I have intervened more than once in much less threatening situations, like bullying of checkout clerks, and line-jumpers.. I don’t care how big they are or how threatening they become.. screw’m..
There isn’t any doubt that I would have taken this Old Hag out on the spot, and gladly faced the consequences, if I had to..
I’m getting old, who will take my place??? Better hurry, I’m worried about tomorrow, when all of the real women, and men, die off..
These actions aren't going to help.
She should be glad it wasn't my Wife she'd tried to snatch a child from. It wouldn't be a sad mugshot, it'd be an autopsy photo...
I hear you and wholeheartedly concur......