Girl, 8, Fought Her Way Free From Kidnapper

Police are on the hunt for the alleged abductor who broke into the girl's Colorado home.
2:18 | 10/29/13

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Now, to the race to find a kidnapper who snatched an 8-year-old girl right out of her own bedroom. She courageously fought her way free from his clutches. And abc's clayton sandell has the latest from aurora, colorado. Clayton? Reporter: Good morning, robin. This is the window where police say the kidnapper broke in and snatched the little girl. And tried to get away by going down this walkway toward the alley. But police say what she did next probably saved her life. Overnight, police released this sketch of a kidnapper that police say snatched a little girl from her bedroom. It happened monday, just after midnight. Looks like an unknown party came in through the daughter's bedroom window. Reporter: A relative tells "the denver post" a man came in and cutting the screen. He reaches in, grabs the girl and tries to get away, heading toward the alleyway behind her house. But the girl starts screaming. An important element of this story is a lesson for all of us as importaparents. This young girl immediately cried out. And put up a fuss and a struggle. And that may have saved her life. Reporter: The girl breaks free just as her father hears her screaming. He comes running to see a silver or gray car going down the alley. There is nothing to indicate this family was targeted in particular. In some ways that makes it more chilling. Reporter: Police say the girl had minor injuries. But she is expected to be okay. Her mother and father came over overnight, collecting the family dogs before leaving. They did not speak to reporters. Now, experts say a true stranger kidnapping is extremely rare. So rare, the police chief here says he'd never seen anything like it. They're now offering a $10,000 reward, hoping to generate a tip that will help them to catch their man. Hopefully they will, clayton. A brave little girl to shout out. You teach sarina to do that. It runs counter. Make a fuss. Make a scene. Thankfully, made the difference. Could save her life. News? Yeah. We're going to begin with a

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