HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – A Holyoke man is in police custody in connection with an attempted abduction of a teenager in Holyoke last week.
Holyoke Police Lieutenant Jim Albert told 22News 26-year-old Laquan Young has been arrested and charged with kidnapping, and assault and battery.
Young is accused of attempting to abduct a Holyoke High School student on her way to school Thursday morning.
Police made the arrest, after they spotted Young riding on a bike on High Street late Thursday night.
A shelter-in-place order was issued at a Holyoke school on October 5, after a girl was approached by a stranger on her walk to school.