DALLAS — Police are investigating an attempted abduction of a 10-year-old boy Wednesday morning in far East Dallas.

According to police, officers responded shortly after 12:30 a.m. to the 11000 block of Woodmeadow Parkway near I-635. 

The boy's mother told police that someone grabbed her child who then managed to escape and run back to his mother, police said. 

The suspect ran away in an unknown direction before police arrived at the scene.

Dallas Fire-Rescue also responded and treated the boy with minor injuries to his hand and wrist, where police said the suspect grabbed him. 

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