Police: Man arrested after attempting to kidnap young boy at park
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Andre Matthews

By Sara Zendehnam, KTXL

SACRAMENTO -- (KTXL) -- An attempted kidnapping in a Sacramento has put a man behind bars.

Andre Matthews is accused of attempting to grab a little boy who was with his dad at the time. It happened Tuesday evening at Fremont Park on Q Street.

Sacramento police say just before 6 p.m. -- Andre Matthews approached a dad and his young son at Fremont Park.

Police say Matthews asked the dad if the little boy belonged to him. As the dad and son walked away, investigators say Matthews tried to grab the little boy.

The two got away and called the police from a nearby restaurant.

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