Attempted kidnapping trial begins Wednesday

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A Richmond man is set to go on trial in Massachusetts Wednesday for accusations that he enticed a 12-year-old girl to run away with him.

Police arrested Daniel O'Brien in Littleton in November and faces several charges including attempted kidnapping.

Officers say he told investigators that he planned to sexually assault the girl and post nude pictures of her on the internet.

O'Brien has pled not guilty.

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