LEWISTON, Maine — A man is in jail after he was arrested for attempted child abduction.
Kevin Nowell, 38, of Dorchester, Massachusetts, was arrested over the weekend.
He's accused of trying to kidnap a seven-year-old from an apartment on Wood St. in Lewiston last month.
He's facing several charges including burglary, attempted kidnapping, and unlawful sexual contact with a minor.
Police say neither the victim nor the victim's family knew Nowell.
Nowell is being held at the Androscoggin County Jail on $50,000 cash bail.
The case is still under investigation.