Marchman Act Blog Local News: Report: Police charge drunk man with trying to kidnap Ocoee boy
Police arrested a man who they said tried and failed to kidnap a boy younger than 13 years old from the back yard of an Ocoee home on Thursday — then banged on the door of the home and demanded the child, according to a ClickOrlando.com report.
According to the report, police spotted Branden Gill, who officers said smelled of alcohol and seemed to be intoxicated, standing in a carport of the home next door while they were taking the boy's mother's statement.
The report says the boy's mother identified Gill as the man who tried to take her son, and he was charged with burglary and attempted kidnapping. Read Full Story...