Man attempts to kidnap girl in Apache Junction

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APACHE JUNCTION -- Parents are asked to be on the lookout as police search for a man who tried to kidnap a girl right in front of her mother.

The two were walking near Ironwood Drive and Apache Trail in Apache Junction April 2 when they say the attempted abduction took place.

The mother said the man jumped out of his truck and grabbed the girl.

He fled after she grabbed for her daughter.

The suspect is described as an Hispanic man, 25 to 30 years old, 5 feet 1 inch and between 130 and 140 pounds.

He was driving a white early '90s Ford truck with white wheel rims.