Father arrested after taking baby from her mother near Balboa Park

SAN DIEGO — A man was arrested in North Park Thursday afternoon after taking his infant daughter from her mother and running off.

Just after 1 p.m. near Upas Street, the man pushed the woman to the ground and took off with their baby girl, according to San Diego police.

Bystanders chased after him and called police.

Shortly before 2 p.m., officers arrested the man several blocks away in the 1200 block of Upas Street.

The baby was not injured in the incident.