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Attempted child abduction in Riverview

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Hillsborough deputies have made an arrest in an attempted child abduction at the Windmere apartments in Riverview.

Investigators say Friday night, a 15-year-old boy smashed a 5-year-old's bedroom window with a tennis shoe, and climbed into the room.

The child's mother heard the noise, rushed in and found the young man holding the child.

She grabbed the child, and forced the teenager out the window.

Deputies searched the area, and found a teenager matching the suspect's description living right above the woman's apartment.

They arrested him.

He is already on probation for another crime, he now faces felony charges.

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