BOYLE HEIGHTS– A man is under arrest Saturday after being accused of luring a 6-year-old girl away from her family and sexually assaulting her, police said. Around 8 p.m. Friday police officers responded to a kidnap in progress at Sheridan Elementary School on the 300 block of Cornwell street. When police arrived they found Edward Gonzalez, 28, being held down by witnesses who saw him leave the scene.
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