Police: Boy attacked in church restroom

Published On: Mar 11 2013 04:20:43 PM CDT   Updated On: Mar 11 2013 06:26:48 PM CDT
FRIENDSWOOD, Texas -

A man tried to grab a child and get into a restroom stall the child was inside, investigators said.

Friendswood police said the 8-year-old boy was attacked at Mary Queen Catholic Church, 606 Cedarwood Drive, about 4 p.m. on March 5.

Investigators said the man ran away when he heard people in a Bible class being released.

A detailed description of the man has not been released.

Church officials said they sent a safety warning to parents.