Yakima and Union Gap Police stopped a child abduction and robbery this afternoon.

The incident was quickly shut down thanks to the co-operation through Washington State Patrol, Yakima Police, and Union Gap Police.

Police were called in on a robbery and child abduction and luckily the suspect was apprehended and the child returned safely.

The suspect had left the scene by the time the police arrived but was quickly stopped by law enforcement.

According to the police, the suspect was known to the family. You can read more details on the story below.