Michigan man accused of kidnapping his girlfriend's 3-year-old child 12/10/2021 11:44 am PST Comments Detroit Police DETROIT (TCD) -- A 27-year-old man stands accused of kidnapping his girlfriend's 3-year-old earlier this week. According to the Detroit Police Department, around 7 p.m. on Dec. 7, Shawn Shorts physically assaulted his girlfriend on the 9100 block of Minock and then fled the scene with her child in a gold Ford Explorer. Just before 11 p.m. WJBK-TV says the child was recovered by police, and Shorts was taken into custody. The child is reportedly safe and unharmed. MORE: UPDATE 2: Shawn Shorts is now in custody - Detroit Police DepartmentKidnapped child found safe, Detroit police arrest suspect - WJBK #Detroit #Michigan Related Stories Florida man accused of plotting to 'snatch up lil girl' and throw her in trunk Florida man kidnapped girl, 11, he met on Instagram, sheriff alleges 14-year-old used Snapchat to alert friends she was kidnapped Man accused of sexual assaulting, strangling and kidnapping child Michigan woman allegedly kidnaps 4 kids who were walking to school Maryland father, friend, and 2 kidnapped daughters found dead in suspected murder-suicide Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.