A 19-year-old man was arrested for trying to abduct a young girl yesterday near 9th and Frances.  

The 8-year-old girl said a man waved her down and tried to grab her backpack around 4 p.m on Wednesday.  

She was able to run away.  

Police arrested Javier Rueda-Orozco when he returned to the neighborhood Wednesday night after a brief struggle with police.