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Man Wanted in Attempted Kidnapping

Attempted Canisteo Kidnapping

CANISTEO (WENY)---New York State Police are looking for a man suspected of attempting to kidnap a young girl.

Police say a man wearing a baseball cap entered an unlocked home on East Main Street in Canisteo around 3:30 Sunday morning.

According to Police, the man went to the bedroom of a 10-year-old girl, picked up the sleeping child and carried her downstairs.

But for an unknown reason, he left the home without taking the girl. The child is unharmed.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Bath State Police at 776-6866.