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Coventry girl kidnap attempt: Man, 40, charged

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Image caption The girl was pushing her bike along Poole Road in Radford when she was grabbed, police said

A man has been charged in connection with the attempted kidnap of a ten-year-old girl.

Mounir Kambour, aged 40, from Radford, Coventry was arrested on Monday and remains in custody.

The 10-year-old reported a man taking hold of her arm as she walked in Poole Road, Radford, on Sunday afternoon, West Midlands Police said.

Mr Kambour will appear before magistrates in Birmingham on Thursday.

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