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San Francisco 49ers Icon Joe Montana Saves Grandchild From Attempted Kidnapping In His Home

Known for his scoring prowess, NFL Hall of Famer and San Francisco 49ers legend Joe Montana came up with a big, defensive stop over this past weekend.

Montana and his wife, Jennifer, confronted a woman who broke into thier home and attempted to kidnap their 9-month old grandchild.

According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Montana told deputies that his grandchild was sleeping in a playpen on Saturday when the unknown woman entered their home in Malibu and grabbed the child.

The couple tried to de-escalate the situation and reason with the woman.

“A tussle ensued and Mrs. Montana was able to safely pry the child out of the suspect’s arms,” read a statement from the sheriff’s department.

Afterward, the woman fled the scene but was soon caught.

She faces kidnapping and burglary charges.

The Hall of Fame quarterback took to social media to thank everyone for their concern.

Full story at NPR.org


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