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2 Good Samaritans stop defendant from taking off with innocent kid in Chicago

Jun 08, 2019 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

Two good Samaritans stepped in to stop a man who was threatening to harm himself and his child.

John Farenzena and Richard Cameron were working in Oswego in the 100 block of Oaklawn Avenue around 12:50 p.m. when they heard a woman screaming, "Save my baby."

Police said 28-year-old Dylan Traynor was trying to leave his home with his toddler and was threatening to harm himself and the child.

Cameron said he saw the man running out without a shirt and had the child in his arms.

The two workers grabbed a bat and a hammer as Traynor tried to leave the home in his car with the ch...