Charges have now been approved and one man remains in custody after two alleged abduction attempts near Stanley Park.
28-year-old Nathaniel David Jessup has been charged with two counts of assault and one count of forcible confinement related to the two events.
Updated September 8, 2015
Vancouver Police have arrested a 28-year-old man after a second attempted abduction of a young girl from Stanley Park in just days.
It happend around 2:00pm on Monday afternoon, when police say a man grabbed a two-year-old near Lost Lagoon.
The girl’s father confronted him and he fled.
Police caught up with him not longer afterward on Alberni Street and made the arrest.
No names have been released. The suspect with no fixed address, remains in custody, pending further investigation.