Attempted kidnapping of schoolgirl in Point Fortin


    An attempt was made today to kidnap a school girl outside the Fanny Village Government Primary School in Point Fortin.

    According to the Express, the girl was walking to towards the school gate when a van pulled up alongside her and offered her a lift.

    When she refused, an attempt was made to snatch her.

    An alarm was raised, during which time the child was released.

    The report states that Education Minister Anthony Garcia has confirmed the incident.