A man has been arrested after he allegedly tried to abduct a student in downtown Kingston on Tuesday afternoon.
RJR News understands the student was walking home from school when the man tried to kidnap her.
It is reported that a group of people saw what was happening and accosted the suspect, dragging him to the City Centre police station, while inflicting wounds on him.
Police personnel were forced to close the doors of the station and call for reinforcement as the angry mob gathered.
The suspect had to be removed to another location.
The student has also been removed to the safety and security branch of the JCF.
It is reported that the suspect had identified himself as a member of the security forces. Checks are being conducted by the police to determine whether his claim is true.