WATCH: Terrifying moment mum wrestles daughter from kidnapper in store
This is the terrifying moment a mother wrestled her daughter from the arms of a potential kidnapper,.
The man, who has been identified by Florida police, grabbed the 13-year-old girl as she shopped with mother at a Dollar General Store.
He tried to run from the store, dragging the young girl behind him.
The girl's mother has been hailed a hero for keeping a hold of her daughter as she was dragged from the store.
The accused finally let go of the girl and attempted to make a run for it, but was accosted by an armed off-duty deputy at the store entrance.
“In my 10 years on the road I have never seen anything like this,” Sgt. Craig Callahan told WTVT.
“He truly intended to abduct this child right in front of everyone in the store.”