Police arrested a man Sunday they said tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl on Staten Island.
Michael Gordon, 46, faces multiple charges, including kidnapping and assault.
Police said he grabbed the girl inside an apartment building on Broad St. and Tompkins Ave. in Stapleton around 3:46 p.m. Saturday and tried to pull her inside a stairwell.
The girl managed to escape, and Gordon ran away, police said.
The NYPD said the victim and the suspect do not know each other.