Leeds & West Yorkshire

Woman 'sang Frozen song in Leeds toddler kidnap bid'

Tunstall Road Beeston
Image caption The two-year-old was allegedly taken from outside the community centre in Beeston

A two-year-old girl was lured from her mother and kidnapped by a woman singing a song from the Disney film Frozen, Leeds Magistrates' Court heard.

The girl was rescued after a passer-by managed to restrain the woman in a car park, the court was told.

Jade Mellars, 23, of Harlech Crescent, denies a charge of kidnap in relation to the incident which took place on Tunstall Road in Beeston on Wednesday.

She was remanded in custody to appear at Leeds Crown Court on 13 April.

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