Qld man on SA attempted kidnapping charge

A 73-year-old Queensland man has been charged with the attempted kidnapping of a girl in Adelaide.

About 11.50am on Friday police were called to West Beach over reports a young girl had been approached by a man who asked her to walk away with him, but her mum intervened, the man walked away and the victim was not injured.

Police charged the man on Saturday evening and he was refused police bail to appear in court on Tuesday.

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