“The little boy opened the door to flee and the little woman began to leap out additionally however the man grabbed the hoodie of the little woman, not permitting her to depart,” the Middletown Division of Police wrote on its Fb web page. “As she tried to get away her little brother grabbed maintain of her and pulled her away from the kidnapper and so they each tumbled out of the automobile because it was shifting.”
Coburn was dragged by the automobile for a brief distance earlier than she was pressured to let go. Quickly afterward, two officers noticed the automobile and stopped and arrested the motive force. Dalvir Singh was charged with two counts of kidnapping and felonious assault and grand theft, police stated.
Middletown’s police chief praised the bravery and fast considering of the 8-year-old boy.
“This little man is a hero. No query. He pulled his sister out of the automobile with no concern for his personal security. That’s unimaginable at his age,” Middletown police’s Fb web page stated. “And excellent work by (our officers) to seek out the suspect and take him down with out incident. So pleased with their work.”
Middletown police stated it will honor the boy for his heroic motion.