The events took place on Monday, December 10, in Giberville near Caen, in the Calvados.
Around 13: 00, a girl aged 10 years, was leaving his home to go to school, a journey that she performs several times per day.
While she was on rue du Maréchal-Ferrant, an individual grabbed hold of the arm, starting visibly at the force to follow him, when suddenly, a car burst.
The respondent has preferred to let go of the child and fleeing on foot.
A call for witnesses has been launched to find the perpetrator of the attempted kidnapping.
The police research, in particular the driver may not even be overview of the importance of his presence at this time there, on rue du Maréchal-Ferrant.
Anyone who can provide information can call the brigade for Minors of the police station of Caen 02.31.29.22.22 Monday to Friday from 08h30 to 12h00 and from 14h00 to 18h30.