Teen girl avoids kidnapping attempt while jogging

Police in Texas have charged Steven Salazar, 22, with attempted kidnapping.
1:47 | 12/13/18

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The Texas where man is charged with trying to kidnap a fifteen year old girl yes Steven Salazar is being held on bond that detectives near east and saved it he grabbed the girl while she was jogging with her dog earlier this month. She fought him off before he sped off in a pickup truck. Police believe Salazar may have other victims. And turning now to a new development in the case of a thirteen year old girl who was kidnapped from her front yard while waiting for the school bus. And then kill the district attorney is now admitting that a thirties had DNA evidence linking the suspect so another rate. But never followed up here's ABC's Steve Olson Sonny. It's a painfully mission. That theater right here saved and involved potentially yes. And probably yes North Carolina authorities admit that they had in their hands DNA test result that tight 34 year old Michael McClellan seen here in court. To a rape that happened in 2016. But they say that their investigators. Never followed up. Had they done so the ropes and county prosecutor believes that thirteen year old Kanye Aguilar might be alive today. McClellan is now charged with rape beating and killing the eighth grader who was kidnapped last month on her way to school by someone driving away in the suvs seen in this surveillance video. I don't know what happens if it got lost that sheriff department for got beer you don't somebody's desk this works this this person is like taking a punch to gut. In Europe in not being prepared negated. McClellan is now charged in both cases and this one police say it was DNA evidence removed from the abandoned SUV that led them to him. McClellan is being held without bond and before authorities made this public they had to break this to the girl's family. And that was a tough conversation stimulus and Sami ABC news Atlanta.

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