On Saturday just after noon police responded to a call of assault with a deadly weapon Pine Ave. and 10th St. which was called determined to be an attempted kidnapping.
An initial investigation found that two adults and a baby were approached by an armed woman while walking down the street.
Detectives from the Career Criminal Apprehension Team (CCAT) and Gang Detail immediately started investigating the incident. Within a few hours following the incident authorities were able to make arrests.
They arrested 55-year-old Stacie Earnestine Wilson, a resident of the city of LA, and 45-year-old Walter Keshone Sullivan also a resident of LA.
A struggle between Wilson and the two individuals ensued which led to Wilson pointing a firearm and demanding for the baby in the stroller.
Sullivan then pulled up in a car and took out a firearm. He fired it in the direction of the stroller before driving off with Wilson in the car.
Wilson and Sullivan are both being held at Long Beach City jail on $100,000 bail.
No injuries were reported.
A motive for the attempted kidnapping is still under investigation.
Source: NBC Los Angeles